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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After videotaping a large sample of people as they spoke , McNeill came to the inescapable conclusion that the gestures that accompany speech , which he ...
Language is commonly delivered as speech ; but it can also be expressed through other media , such as the alphabetic and the gestural ones .
These physiological conditions were prerequisites for the development of vocal speech in the species too . Interestingly , research on the casts of human ...
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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