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Title Semiotics and its masters. Volume 1 / edited by Kristian Bankov and Paul Cobley.
Imprint Boston ; Berlin : De Gruyter Mouton, [2017]
©2017

Series Semiotics, communication and cognition, 1867-0873 ; volume 18
Semiotics, communication and cognition ; v. 18.
Subject Semiotics.
Alt Name Bankov, Kristian,
Cobley, Paul, 1963-
Series Semiotics, communication and cognition, 1867-0873 ; volume 18
Semiotics, communication and cognition ; v. 18.
Subject Semiotics.
Alt Name Bankov, Kristian,
Cobley, Paul, 1963-
Description 1 online resource (406).
Note International conference proceedings.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed January 8, 2019).
Contents Frontmatter -- Table of contents -- Preface -- Section 1: Semiotics in the world and academia -- What the humanities are for -- a semiotic perspective -- Semioethics as a vocation of semiotics. In the wake of Welby, Morris, Sebeok, Rossi- Landi -- "General semiotics" as the all-round interdisciplinary organizer -- general semiotics (GS) vs. philosophical fundamentalism -- Section 2: Semiotics, experimental science and maths -- Semiotics as a metalanguage for the sciences -- Mastering phenomenological semiotics with Husserl and Peirce -- Section 3: Society, text and social semiotics -- Farewell to representation: text and society -- Social semiotics: Towards a sociologically grounded semiotics -- Section 4: Semiotics and media -- What relationship to time do the media promise us? -- Semiotics and interstitial mediatizations -- Section 5: Semiotics for moral questions -- Spaces of memory and trauma: a cultural semiotic perspective -- Media coverage of the voices of Colombia's victims of dispossession -- Section 6: Questioning the logic of semiotics -- Sense beyond communication -- Semiotic paradoxes: Antinomies and ironies in a transmodern world -- Section 7: Manifestoes for semiotics -- Semiosis and human understanding -- Culture and transcendence -- the concept of transcendence through the ages -- Section 8: Masters on past masters -- From Peirce's pragmatic maxim to Wittgenstein's language-games -- Semiotics as a critical discourse: Roland Barthes' Mythologies -- Ricoeur, a disciple of Greimas? A case of paradoxical maïeutic -- Index.
ISBN 1501503820 (electronic bk.)
9781501503825 (electronic bk.)
9781501503832 (electronic bk.)
1501503839 (electronic bk.)
1501511750
9781501511752
OCLC # 988754265
Additional Format Original 9781501511752 1501511750 (OCoLC)958780674