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Title Conceptions of meaning / Shulamith Kreitler and Tomás̆ Urbánek, editors.
Imprint New York : Nova Publishers, [2014]

Series Psychology of emotions, motivations and actions.
Psychology of emotions, motivations, and actions series.
Subject Meaning (Psychology)
Alt Name Kreitler, Shulamith.
Series Psychology of emotions, motivations and actions.
Psychology of emotions, motivations, and actions series.
Subject Meaning (Psychology)
Alt Name Kreitler, Shulamith.
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographaphical references and index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Contents CONCEPTIONS OF MEANING; CONCEPTIONS OF MEANING; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; Contents; Introduction; Part I: General Conceptual and Methodological Approaches; Chapter 1: Meaning and Its Manifestations: The Meaning System; School of Psychological Sciences,; Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; Abstract; By Way of Introduction; Some History; What Is Meaning?; The Sets of Meaning Variables; Major Properties of the Meaning System; The Static and Dynamic Facets of Meaning; The Assessment of Meaning; The Processes and Characteristics of Meaning Assignment.
The Manifestations of Meaning in the Cognitive DomainThe Manifestations of Meaning; in the Domain of Personality; The Manifestations of Meaning in the Domain of Emotions; Consciousness -- The Arena for the Manifestations and Transformations of Meaning; Some Afterthoughts; Appendix 1; References; Chatper 2: A Psychosemantic Approach to the Study of Meanings; 1Moscow State University after M. Lomonosov; 2Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, Moscow, Russia; Abstract; Development of the Problems of Meaning in Soviet.
And Russian Psychology and Basic Concepts of the Psychosemantic ApproachPsychosemantic Study of a Child's Cognitive Ability; Psychosemantic Study of Altered States of Consciousness; The Psychosemantic Study of Ethnic Stereotypes; The Psychosemantic Approach for Studying Meanings; in Political Sphere; References; Part II: Meaning from the Perspective of Different Disciplines; Chapter 3: The Other(s') Sense(s): Meaning, Sensorial Experience and Anthropological Encounters; Abstract; Experimental Sensory Prologue; Introduction; The Sensory Turn in Social Sciences.
Sensing, Feeling, Meaning: "Rasa" and "Seselelame"The Smell of Bear and the Methodological Problem; Conclusion: Do You See What I Mean?; References; Chapter 4: Meaning, Self and Interaction from a Sociological Perspective: Exploring the Relation in Two Studies on Prestige and Solidarity in Greece; Abstract; Introduction; Meaning and Understanding (Verstehen); The Meaning of Prestige to Teachers; The Meaning of Mutual Help and Solidarity: Preliminary Findings; Analytic Comments: Connecting Meaning to Self and to Action; Conclusion; References.
Chapter 5: Against Crowding Out the Meaning of Meaning1Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria; 2Masaryk University, Faculty of Economics; and Administration, Brno, Czech Republic; Abstract; Introduction: "Meaning" As a Means; to Come to "Terms" with Reality; The Future Is Now: A Critique of Criticising -- Understanding the Limits of the Application; of Our Theories; Framework of Analysis: Shortcut of the Model-Theoretic Semantics Provided by the Scheme LIR+ (Language -- Information -- Reality); What We See and What We Do:; Description versus Explanation.
ISBN 9781633212428 (ebook)
1633212416 (hardcover)
9781633212411 (hardcover)
OCLC # 886947983
Additional Format Print version: Conceptions of meaning New York : Nova Publishers, [2014] 9781633212411 (hardcover) (DLC) 2014020784.

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