Semiotics Products

  • Transmediations

    Communication Across Media Borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Niklas Salmose, Lars Elleström

    This collection offers a multi-faceted exploration of transmediations, the processes of transfer and transformation that occur when communicative acts in one medium are mediated again through another. While previous research has explored these processes from a broader perspective, Salmose and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Routledge Revivals: Pandora and Occam (1992)

    On the Limits of Language and Literature, 1st Edition

    By Horst Ruthrof

    First published in 1992, this book evokes Pandora and Occam as metaphoric corner posts in an argument about language as discourse and in doing so, brings analytic philosophy to bear on issues of Continental philosophy, with attention to linguistic, semiological, and semiotic concerns. Instead of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Contact Talk

    The Discursive Organization of Contact and Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zane Goebel, Deborah Cole, Howard Manns

    Written by a wide range of highly regarded scholars and exciting junior ones, this book critiques and operationalizes contemporary thinking in the rapidly expanding field of linguistic anthropology. It does so using case studies of actual everyday language practices from an extremely understudied,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Shifts towards Image-centricity in Contemporary Multimodal Practices

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hartmut Stöckl, Helen Caple, Jana Pflaeging

    This innovative collection builds on current multimodal research to showcase image-centric practices in contemporary media, unpacking the increasing extent to which the visual plays a principal role in modern day communication. The volume begins by providing a concise overview of the history and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • On Insignificance

    The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    Focussing on the anthropological consequences of the disappearing of materiality and sensory embodiment, On Insignificance highlights some of the most perturbing patterns of insignificance that have seeped into our everyday lives. Seeking to explain the semiotic causes of feelings of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Critical Global Semiotics

    Understanding Sustainable Transformational Citizenship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maureen Ellis

    Critical Global Semiotics: Understanding Sustainable Transformational Citizenship incorporates powerful unifying frameworks which make explicit a developing global consciousness. It explores transdisciplinary ‘common wealth’ through focus on multimodality, media, and metaphor, testing two…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • The Semiotics of Movement in Space

    1st Edition

    By Robert James McMurtrie

    The Semiotics of Movement in Space explores how people move through buildings and interact with objects in space. Focusing on visitors to the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney, McMurtrie analyses and interprets movement and space relations to highlight new developments and applications of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Emoticons, Kaomoji, and Emoji

    The Transformation of Communication in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Giannoulis, Lukas R.A. Wilde

    This collection offers a comprehensive treatment of emoticons, kaomoji, and emoji, examining these digital pictograms and ideograms from a range of perspectives to comprehend their increasing role in the transformation of communication in the digital age. Featuring a detailed introduction and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • Mapping Multimodal Performance Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Grazia Sindoni, Janina Wildfeuer, Kay O'Halloran

    This book is a first attempt to map the broad context of performance studies from a multimodal perspective. It collects original research on traditional performing arts (theatre, dance, opera), live (durational performance) and mediated/recorded performances (films, television shows), as well as…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Advancing Multimodal and Critical Discourse Studies

    Interdisciplinary Research Inspired by Theo Van Leeuwen’s Social Semiotics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sumin Zhao, Emilia Djonov, Anders Björkvall, Morten Boeriis

    As a founder and leading figure in multimodality and social semiotics, Theo van Leuween has made significant contributions to a variety of research fields, including discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, communication and media studies, education, and design. In celebration of his illustrious…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • The Materiality of Writing

    A Trace Making Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Mosbæk Johannessen, Theo van Leeuwen

    This book examines the materiality of writing. It adopts a multimodal approach to argue that writing as we know it is only a small part of the myriad gestures we make, practices we engage in, and media we use in the process of trace-making. Taking a broad view of the act of writing, the volume…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • The Discourse of Physics

    Building Knowledge through Language, Mathematics and Image, 1st Edition

    By Y. J. Doran

    This book provides a detailed model of both the discourse and knowledge of physics and offers insights toward developing pedagogy that improves how physics is taught and learned. Building on a rich history of applying a Systemic Functional Linguistics approach to scientific discourse, the book uses…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

2Series in Semiotics

Product Search