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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As the child grows , s / he becomes increasingly more adept at using signs to represent the world in a displaced manner . Incidentally , note that the word ...
This secondary mode of knowing and representing is a concomitant of the ... phase with the capacity to represent objects primarily through verbal semiosis .
... human societies have invariably represented the territories in which they are ... iconic ( representing places in topographical relation to each other ) ...
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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