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A theory of semiotics

Author: Umberto Eco
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1976.
Series: Advances in semiotics.
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Focuses on the twin problems of the doctrine of signs - communication and signification - and offers a highly original theory of sign production, including a carefully wrought typology of signs and  Read more...

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Eco, Umberto.
Theory of semiotics.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1976
(OCoLC)643737613
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco
ISBN: 0253359554 9780253359551 0253202175 9780253202178
OCLC Number: 1195082
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: ix, 354 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword Note on graphic conventions 0. Introduction-Toward a Logic of Culture 0.1. Design for a semiotic theory 0.2. 'Semiotics': field or discipline? 0.3. Communication and/or signification 0.4. Political boundaries: the field 0.5. Natural boundaries: two definitions of semiotics 0.6. Natural boundaries: inference and signification 0.7. Natural boundaries; the lower threshold 0.8. Natural boundaries: the upper threshold 0.9. Epistemological boundaries 1. Signification and Communication 1.1. An elementary communicational model 1.2. Systems and codes 1.3. The s-code as structure 1.4. Information, communication, signification 2. Theory of Codes 2.1. The sign-function 2.2. Expression and content 2.3. Denotation and connotation 2.4. Message and text 2.5 Content and referent 2.6. Meaning as cultural unit 2.7. The interpretant 2.8. The semantic system 2.9. The semantic markers and the sememe 2.10. The KF model 2.11. A revised semantic model 2.12. The model "Q" 2.13. The format of the semantic space 2.14. Overcoding and undercoding 2.15. The interplay of codes and the message as an open form 3. Theory of Sign Production 3.1. A general survey 3.2. Semiotic and factual statements 3.3. Mentioning 3.4 The prolem of a typology of signs 3.5. Critique of iconism 3.6. A typology of modes of production 3.7. The aesthetic text as invention 3.8. The rhetorical labor 3.9. Ideological code switching 4. The Subject of Semiotics References Index of authors Index of subjects
Series Title: Advances in semiotics.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco.

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