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  • Dictionary of Symbols

    1st Edition

    By J. C. Cirlot

    The unvarying essential meanings of around 1,000 symbols and symbolic themes commonly found in the art, literature and thought of all cultures through the ages are clarified.…

    Hardback – 2015-07-01
    Routledge Dictionaries

  • Language (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Leonard Bloomfield

    First published in Great Britain in 1935, this Routledge Revival reissues one of the most influential works ever published in the field of linguistics. Leonard Bloomfield's Language is both a masterpiece of textbook writing and a classic of academic scholarship, which …

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Semiotics

    Key Figures, New Directions, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Hestbaek Andersen, Morten Boeriis, Eva Maagerø, Elise Seip Tonnessen

    M.A.K Halliday’s work has been hugely influential in linguistics and beyond since the 1960s. This is a collection of interviews with key figures in the generation of social semioticians who have taken Halliday’s concept of social semiotics and developed it further in various directions, making…

    Paperback – 2015-04-13

  • Conceptualizing Metaphors

    On Charles Peirce’s Marginalia, 1st Edition

    By Ivan Mladenov

    The enigmatic thought of Charles S. Peirce (1839-1914), considered by many to be one of the great philosophers of all time, involves inquiry not only into virtually all branches and sources of modern semiotics, physics, cognitive sciences, and mathematics, but also logic, which he understood to be…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Multimodal Epistemologies

    Towards an Integrated Framework, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arianna Maiorani, Christine Christie

    This volume develops a new multimodal semiotic approach to the study of communication, examining how multimodal discourse is construed transmedially and interculturally and how new technologies and cultural stances inform communicative contexts across the world. It contributes to current…

    Hardback – 2014-05-01
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Roman Jakobson

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Thomas

    Although Roman Jakobson (1886–1982) styled himself a ‘Russian philologist’, that epithet covers only a fraction of his disciplinary breadth and international impact. In a long and prolific career, he wrote about theoretical and applied linguistics, phonology, prosody, poetics, semiotics,…

    Hardback – 2014-03-24
    Critical Assessments of Leading Linguists

  • Multimodal Approaches to Research and Pedagogy

    Recognition, Resources, and Access, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arlene Archer, Denise Newfield

    This book brings together social semiotics, cultural studies, multiliteracies, and other approaches in order to theorize very different learning environments, giving visibility to the modal effect in a range of disciplines. It highlights the ideological nature of discursive practices, examines…

    Hardback – 2014-03-17
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Ferdinand de Saussure

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Joseph

    Ferdinand de Saussure (1857–1913) is widely recognized as the founder of twentieth-century language science. In his lifetime he published an important work on Indo-European philology but it was his Course in General Linguistics, published posthumously in 1916, that paved the way for a genuinely…

    Hardback – 2013-10-09
    Critical Assessments of Leading Linguists

  • Signs, Language and Communication

    1st Edition

    By Professor Roy Harris, Roy Harris

    In Signs, Language and Communication readers familiar with the arguments of Professor Harris' previous work, including Signs of Writing, will find those ideas developed here to cover not just writing, but aspects of art, design and manufacture. Roy Harris proposes a new theory of communication. He…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11

  • The Language of Colour

    An introduction, 1st Edition

    By Theo van Leeuwen

    The Language of Colour provides a fresh and innovative approach to the study of colour from the co-author of the best-selling textbook, Reading Images. Moving on from the meanings of single colours, Theo van Leeuwen develops the theory that many different features shape the way we attach meaning…

    Paperback – 2010-12-01

  • The Language of Displayed Art

    1st Edition

    By Michael O'Toole

    The Language of Displayed Art, first published in 1994, is a seminal work in the field of Multimodality and one of the few to be entirely dedicated to the analysis and interpretation of works of art.  This book explores the "grammar" of the visual arts of painting, sculpture and architecture,…

    Paperback – 2010-11-26

  • Semiotics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peer F. Bundgaard, Frederik Stjernfelt

    Semiotics (the study of sign processes—‘semiosis’—and sign systems) embraces linguistics, philosophy, and literary studies, as well as linking to anthropology, art, psychology, and biology. This new Routledge collection helps to make sense of the subject’s huge interdisciplinary corpus of scholarly…

    Hardback – 2010-10-06
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

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