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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347 BC ) , who suggested that words , for example , were deceptive " things " because they “ stood for " reality not directly , but as idealized mental ...
This clearly serves to enhance recognition of the same things without any further processing of sensory input . But the extraordinary feature of human ...
Science often involves things that cannot be seen - atoms , waves , gravitational forces , magnetic fields , etc. So , scientists use their metaphorical ...
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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