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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Extremely influential in shaping the early scientific theories of cultural ... The catalyst was Charles Darwin's ( 1809–1882 ) theory of natural selection ...
The key figure behind sociobiological theory and research is the American biologist E. O. Wilson ( 1929– ) , known for his work tracing the effects of ...
The Vichian theory of culture strongly suggests that the evolution of Homo culturalis has been shaped by forces that we will never understand .
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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