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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The importance of the religious sphere to the constitution of culture can be seen in the fact that wizards , priests , and shamans have always tended to be ...
But the fact that they overlapped with religious spheres in early societies suggests that there was more to the emergence of politics in human affairs than ...
This is why many people in our society organize significant social activities on religious dates such as Christmas and Easter .
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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
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