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 haptic interface , which relays the sense of touch and other physical sensations in the ... a world of the mind controlling the world of the senses .
Now , signs and texts can be expressed and transmitted through several media , thus involving different sense ratios according to medium .
Now , as one type of medium becomes dominant in a society , so too does the sense ratio it entails for encoding and decoding messages .
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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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