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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Clothing and decorating the body for social presentation are forms of representation . For example , the wearing of jewelry is typically representative of ...
Overall , programming patterns are facets of the larger social text that TV has become . A social text is an overriding text that informs the entire culture ...
Prime - time programming meshes fictional narrative with moral and social messages for the entire family . Documentary programs , in particular , showcase ...
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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