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Semiotics – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Posted by kristobaldude on October 21, 2012

Semiotics – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Semiotics, also called semiotic studies or (in the Saussurean tradition) semiology, is the study of signs and sign processes (semiosis), indication, designation, likeness, analogy, metaphor, symbolism, signification, and communication. Semiotics is closely related to the field of linguistics, which, for its part, studies the structure and meaning of language more specifically. Semiotics is often divided into three branches:

via Semiotics – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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