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Semiotics continues to astonish [electronic resource] : Thomas A. Sebeok and the doctrine of signs / edited by Paul Cobley ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Cobley, Paul, 1963-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Semiotics, communication and cognition: 7.Publisher: Berlin ; New York : De Gruyter Mouton, 2011Description: 1 online resource (xii, 526 p.) : ill., port.ISBN: 9783110254389 (electronic bk.); 3110254387 (electronic bk.); 1283400359; 9781283400350.Subject(s): Sebeok, Thomas A. (Thomas Albert), 1920-2001 | Semiotics | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Communication Studies | Sebeok, Thomas A., 1920-2001 Sebeok, Thomas AlbertGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 302.2092 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Pt. 1. Essays -- pt. 2. Vignettes and stories -- pt. 3. Letters -- pt. 4. The Tartu connection -- pt. 5. Final resting place -- pt. 6. Photographs.
Summary: A fully-fledged doctrine of signs, with many horizons for the future, was the result of Thomas A. Sebeok's work in the twentieth century. This volume, using the testimonies of key witnesses and participants in the semiotic project, offers a picture of how Sebeok, through his development of knowledge of endosemiotics, phytosemiotics, biosemiotics and sociosemiotics, enabled semiotics in general to redraw the boundaries of science and the humanities as well as nature and culture.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Pt. 1. Essays -- pt. 2. Vignettes and stories -- pt. 3. Letters -- pt. 4. The Tartu connection -- pt. 5. Final resting place -- pt. 6. Photographs.

A fully-fledged doctrine of signs, with many horizons for the future, was the result of Thomas A. Sebeok's work in the twentieth century. This volume, using the testimonies of key witnesses and participants in the semiotic project, offers a picture of how Sebeok, through his development of knowledge of endosemiotics, phytosemiotics, biosemiotics and sociosemiotics, enabled semiotics in general to redraw the boundaries of science and the humanities as well as nature and culture.

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