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The Resource Thomas Sebeok & the Signs of Life

Thomas Sebeok & the Signs of Life

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Thomas Sebeok & the Signs of Life
Title
Thomas Sebeok & the Signs of Life
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For Thomas Sebeok, semiotics not only addresses human verbal communication but embraces the study of all sign activity - which is indeed, Sebeok argues, the very definition of life in the universe. What does Sebeok's vision say, though, about ethics or the arts?
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Petrilli, Susan
Dewey number
302.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
P99
LC item number
.P48 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ponzio, Augusto
Series statement
Postmodern Encounters
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  • Sebeok, Thomas A.
  • Semiotics
  • Sebeok, Thomas A
  • Sebeok, Thomas A.
  • Semiotics
  • Sebeok, Thomas Albert
  • Sémiotique
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Thomas Sebeok & the Signs of Life
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; The Life of Signs and the Signs of Life; Semiotics is Not Only Anthroposemiotics; A Transitional Book; Sebeok's Semiotic Research; Sebeok's Semiosic Universe; Metascience and 'Doctrine of Signs'; Semiotics as the 'Doctrine of Signs'; How is Semiotics as a Science and Metascience Possible?; Three Aspects of the Unifying Function of Semiotics; Origin of Signs and Origin of Life; To Live and To Lie; Semiosic Excess Beyond Sign Function; Modelling Systems Theory; The Question of the Origin of Human Verbal Language
  • Modelling Device and Iconicity: Mind as a Sign SystemSemiotics of Life and Globalisation; A Dialogic Approach to European and American Semiotics; Semiosis Beyond Gaia?; Notes; Further Reading; Acknowledgements
Extent
1 online resource (77 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848311459
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609850739
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Thomas Sebeok & the Signs of Life
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; The Life of Signs and the Signs of Life; Semiotics is Not Only Anthroposemiotics; A Transitional Book; Sebeok's Semiotic Research; Sebeok's Semiosic Universe; Metascience and 'Doctrine of Signs'; Semiotics as the 'Doctrine of Signs'; How is Semiotics as a Science and Metascience Possible?; Three Aspects of the Unifying Function of Semiotics; Origin of Signs and Origin of Life; To Live and To Lie; Semiosic Excess Beyond Sign Function; Modelling Systems Theory; The Question of the Origin of Human Verbal Language
  • Modelling Device and Iconicity: Mind as a Sign SystemSemiotics of Life and Globalisation; A Dialogic Approach to European and American Semiotics; Semiosis Beyond Gaia?; Notes; Further Reading; Acknowledgements
Extent
1 online resource (77 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848311459
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609850739
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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