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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When it processes symbols during the Turing test , a computer does not know what it is doing . Just like an English - speaking person who translates Chinese ...
Figure 3.2 Object Representation Icons Indexes Symbols representation through resemblance representation through indication representation by convention ...
Food Symbolism The above evolutionary scenario would explain why food reverberates with symbolism and why the world's religious ceremonies revolve around it ...
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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