Semiotics 1980

Semiotics 1980

by Michael Herzfeld, Margot D. Lenhart


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781468491395
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 05/20/2012
Edition description: 1982
Pages: 606
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.05(d)

Table of Contents

Architecture as Identity, I: The Essence of Architecture.- Theory and Practice at the Crossroads--A Peircean Perspective on Political Signs.- System and Observer in Semiotic Modeling: An Essay on Semiotic Realism.- Architectural Criticism as a Means to Identify Socially Shared Values: The Case of the East Building of the National Gallery.- Buildings as Symbols of Political Ideology.- Peirce’s Anticipation of Game Theoretic Logic and Semantics.- Mind, Object, Object, Artifact II.- The Reference Relation in Music.- SI MUOVE, MA NON TROPO: An Inquiry into the Non-metaphorical Status of Idioms and Phrases.- Symbolic Use of Weaving Designs: A Case Study.- Antecedents to Peirce’s Notion of Iconic Signs.- On Discovering the Semiotic Organization of the Lexicon: State of Health as a Multifaceted Domain.- Notes on Text and Performance in the Theatre of Dario Fo.- The Structure of Metaphor.- Forgotten Pioneers of Soviet Semiotics.- On Discovering the Semiotic Organization of Experience: The Public Meanings and Private Meanings of Objects.- One Artist’s Neurosis on Signing.- Explaining Style Growth and Change: A Richer Semiotic Model.- The Rock and Roll Concert: A Semiotic Analysis.- Disemia.- Naturalness Vs. Arbitrariness in the Domain of Color.- Modes of Medical Instruction: A Semiotic Comparison of Textbooks of Medicine and Popular Home Medical Books.- Peirce’s Existential Graphs as the Basis for An Introduction to Logic: Semiosis in the Logic Classroom.- Peirce as Catalyst in Modern Legal Science: Consequences.- A Semiotic Account of Polysemy and Homonymy.- The Semiosis of the Sequence of Signs in a Narrative.- The Impact of Speech-Act Theory and Phenomenology on Proust and Claude Simon.- Semiotic Perspectives on Chinese: A Picturesque Language.- Peirce and Jakobson: Towards a Structuralist Reconstruction of Peirce.- Architecture as Representation of Nature.- The Measurement of Comentropy Transfer Rates.- Towards a Transcultural Semiotic.- The Self-Disclosure Technique for Ethno-Graphic Elicitation.- Conventions of Poetry as Iconic Signs.- Comparative Adjestives in Terms of Peirce’s Phenomenological Categories.- Interpretant and Interpretation.- Tipping Behavior as a Semiotic Process.- The Mark VI: A New Eidometer Design Concept.- The Role of Scientific Paradigms in Empirical semiotics.- Interactive Nonverbal Categories: A Reappraisal and Elaboration.- Reckoning with the World.- On the Paradigm of Experience Appropriate for Semiotics.- Semiotic and Creativity.- The Appearance of Appearance: Architecture, Communication and Value Systems.- What is Evidence Evidence of?.- The Ironic Sign.- Art and Objectivity.- More Than Words Can Say.- A Reconstruction Paradigm for the Experimental Analysis of Semiotic Factors in Cognitive Processing.- Peirce and Greimas from the Viewpoint of Musical Semiotics: An Outline for Comparative Semiotics.- The Application of the Peircean Semiotic to Logic.- Symbolic Configurations and Two-Dimensional Mathematical Notation.- The Perception of Nonverbal Behavior in Function of Visible Access to One or Both Interactants.- Charles Morris and Christian Norberg-Schulz: The Social Basis of Meaning in Architecture.- Toward a Semiotic Beyond Feminism.- The Structure of Categories and the Consequences for Metaphor.- The Poetic Function of the Stage Audience and Embedded Performance in Drama.- Designing Signs that Build the Required Semantics into the Needed Syntax.- A Semiotic Approach to Information Value.

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