Semiotics: The Basics (The Basics 3rd New edition)

Semiotics: The Basics (The Basics 3rd New edition)

By: Daniel Chandler (author)Paperback

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This third edition of the bestselling textbook has been fully revised, continuing to provide a concise introduction to the key concepts of semiotics in accessible and jargon-free language.� Demystifying what is a complex, highly interdisciplinary field, key questions covered include:� � What are signs and codes?� � What can semiotics teach us about representation and reality?� � What tools does it offer for analysing texts and cultural practices?� � With further examples and images and new end of chapter resources, this must-have resource is both the ideal introductory text and an essential reference guide for students at all levels of language and communication, media and cultural studies


Introduction 1 Models of the sign 2 Signs and things 3 Analysing structures 4 Challenging the literal 5 Codes 6 Textual interactions 7 Prospect and retrospect Going further - References - Index

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  • ISBN13: 9781138232938
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 332
  • ID: 9781138232938
  • weight: 386
  • ISBN10: 1138232939
  • edition: 3rd New edition

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