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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... system of interaction and complex rituals designed to reflect the will of ... fasten , " an etymology that reflects how in early cultures an individual ...
Iconicity An icon is a sign made to reflect some perceivable property of a referent so that it can be figured out in the signifier .
A proliferation of building types , for instance , reflects the complexity ... This design feature reflected the fact that there is something overpowering ...
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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