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The SIGN of three : Dupin, Holmes, Peirce

Author: Umberto Eco; Thomas A Sebeok
Publisher: Bloomington ; Indianaplis : Indianapolis University Press, 1988.
Series: Midland book, Advances in semiotics., 487.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Midland edView all editions and formats
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Suitable for armchair detectives with a penchant for logical reflection and Peirce scholars.

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Named Person: Arthur Conan Doyle
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco; Thomas A Sebeok
ISBN: 0253352355 9780253352354 0253204879 9780253204875
OCLC Number: 441624179
Description: XI, 236 str. : ilustr. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface: Umberto Eco and Thomas A. Sebeok Abbreviations in the Text: Thomas A. Sebeok 1. One, Two, Three Spells UBERTY Thomas A. Sebeok 2. You Know My Method: A Juxtaposition of Charles S. Pierce and Sherlock Holmes Thomas A. Sebeok and Jean Umiker-Sebeok 3. Sherlock Holmes: Applied Social Psychologist Marcello Truzzi 4. Morelli, Freud, and Sherlock Holmes: Clues and Scientific Method Carlo Ginzburg 5. To Guess or Not To Guess? Massimo A. Bonfantini and Giampaolo Proni 6. Peirce, Holmes, Popper Gian Palol Carettini 7. Sherlock Holmes Confronts Modern Logic: Toward a Theory of Information-Seeking through Questioning Jaakko Hintikka and Merrill B. Hintikka 8. Sherlock Holmes Formalized Jaakko-Hintikka 9. The Body of the Dectective Model: Charles S. Peirce and Edgar Allan Poe Nancy Harrowitz 10. Horns, Hooves, Insteps: Some Hypothesis on Three Types of Abduction Umberto Eco References
Series Title: Midland book, Advances in semiotics., 487.
Responsibility: edited by Umberto Eco and Thomas A. Sebeok.

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" ... fascinating throughout... the book is recreative in the highest sense." Arthur C. Danto, The New Republic "A gem for Holmes fans and armchair detectives with a penchant for logical reflection, Read more...

 
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