Analyzing Cultures: An Introduction and Handbook
Indiana University Press, 1999 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 413 pages
Designed for classroom use in a number of disciplines, this comprehensive introduction to cultural semiotics is also an easy-to-use reference for those who would like a better understanding of the topic. No other text provides this kind of practical framework for the classroom study of semiotics. Each of the 12 chapters is clearly written and self-contained.
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They are not referring to actual physical points . So , Plato argued , an object existing in the physical world is called a circle insofar as it resembles ...
The term noise refers to some interfering element ( physical or psychological ) in the channel that distorts or partially effaces a message .
The term context refers to the real - world conditions — physical , psychological , social , etc. — that influence , shape , and even determine how a text ...
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This book is an excellent introduction to the principles of semiotics. The writing style is accessible, making it perfect for undergraduates as well as interested lay readers, but also interesting ... Read full review
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Intelligent Organizations: Powerful Models for Systemic Management
Limited preview - 2008