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Semblance and Signification. Edited by: Michelucci, P; Fischer, O; Ljungberg, C (2011). Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.
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The articles assembled in Semblance and Signification explore linguistic and literary structures from a range of theoretical perspectives with a view to understanding the extent, prevalence, productivity, and limitations of iconically grounded forms of semiosis. With the complementary examination of large theoretical issues, extensive corpus analysis in several modern languages such as Italian, Japanese Sign Language, and English, and applied close studies across a range of artistic media, this volume brings a fresh understanding of the cognitive underpinnings of iconicity. If primary and secondary modelling systems are rarely studied in tandem, it is clear from this volume that their fruitful juxtaposition yields striking insight into the cognitive concerns that pervade current semiotic research.
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|Item Type:||Edited Scientific Work|
|Communities & Collections:||06 Faculty of Arts > English Department|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||820 English & Old English literatures|
|Previous Dates:||1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010|
|Deposited On:||26 Jan 2012 12:25|
|Last Modified:||01 Nov 2012 10:48|
|Series Name:||Iconicity in Language and Literature|
|Number of Pages:||426|
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