Encyclopedia of Semiotics

Hardcover | July 1, 1998

EditorPaul Bouissac

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Three hundred entries by leading scholars in a variety of fields--from anthropology and literary theory to linguistics and philosophy--survey the study of signs and symbols in human culture in this new work. The articles cover key concepts, theories, theorists, schools, and issues incommunications, cognition, and cultural theory. From introductions to Barthes and Bakhtin to analyses of gossip and myth, this is a valuable reference for students and scholars.

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Three hundred entries by leading scholars in a variety of fields--from anthropology and literary theory to linguistics and philosophy--survey the study of signs and symbols in human culture in this new work. The articles cover key concepts, theories, theorists, schools, and issues incommunications, cognition, and cultural theory. From ...

Paul Bouissac, Professor of French, University of Toronto.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:720 pages, 10 × 7.5 × 0.98 inPublished:July 1, 1998Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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"The science of semiotics is rapidly expanding.... Comprehensive, well-written and understandable...a required purchase for all academic and large public libraries."--Library Journal