Keyword: Semiotics

Article in Journal | Posted 22/11/2014
Kralemann, Björn, Lattmann, Claas (2013). Models as Icons: Modeling Models in the Semiotic Framework of Peirce’s Theory of Signs
In this paper, we try to shed light on the ontological puzzle pertaining to models and to contribute to a better understanding of what models are. Our suggestion is that models should be regarded...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Petrov, Petre (2013). Mixing signs and bones: John Deely's case for global semiosis
The article develops a critique of John Deely's ontological realism, specifically in its relevance for the project of global semiotics. Deely, whose theorizations rely heavily on the pre-modern...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Radford, Luis (2009). Diagrammatic Thinking: Notes On Peirce's Semiotics and Epistemology
In this paper, I discuss the role of diagrammatic thinking within the larger context of cognitive activity as framed by Peirce's semiotic theory of and its underpinning realistic ontology. After...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Nöth, Winfried (2010). The Criterion of Habit in Peirce's Definitions of the Symbol
The article discusses American philosopher Charles Sanders Peirce and his theory of the symbol. How Peirce's theory of the symbol relates to the concept of habit is examined. The author states...
Article in Journal | Posted 30/10/2014
Borges, Priscila (2013). Tracing signs of a developing science: On the correspondence between Victoria Lady Welby and Charles S. Peirce
The correspondence between Victoria Lady Welby and Charles Sanders Peirce started in 1903 when Welby sent Peirce her book What is meaning?, and continued with the exchange of letters about language...
Monograph | Posted 04/08/2014
Freadman, Anne (2004). The Machinery of Talk: Charles Peirce and the Sign Hypothesis

This radical reevaluation of one of the foundational figures of semiotics presents Peirce as the theorist of the "machinery of talk" rather than of the mind and its contents. The book is a...

Monograph | Posted 29/07/2014
Jappy, Tony (2013). Introduction to Peircean Visual Semiotics

Contemporary culture is as much visual as literary. This book explores an approach to the communicative power of the pictorial and multimodal documents that make up this visual culture, using...

News | Posted 27/06/2014
100 Years of Modern Semiotics: Limits and Perspectives on Peirce’s Theory of Signs

The international conference is held in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the death of the founder of modern semiotics C. S. Peirce. The general topic of the conference...

Link | Posted 26/06/2014
The American Journal of Semiotics

The American Journal of Semiotics is a peer-reviewed research publication with an interdisciplinary focus on the general subject of signs and sign systems. The journal explores all communication...

News | Posted 26/06/2014
Special Issue on Peirce and the Cenoscopic Science of Signs

The American Journal of Semiotics Vol. 30, Issue 1/2, 2014

1.Priscila Borges, Experience and Cognition in Peirce’s Semiotics
2. Garnet C. Butchart, Haunting Past Images...

Working Paper | Posted 13/06/2014
Bergman, Mats (2014). Capturing Cerberus: The Rhetorical Path to General Semiotics

Peirce’s “sop to Cerberus” - the inclusion of a human ingredient in the general conception of the sign - has mostly been interpreted as a momentary lapse. Peirce certainly regretted the need for...

Encyclopedia Article | Posted 04/05/2014
Merrell, Floyd: "Semiotics and Literary Studies"

Saussurean semiology came into its own during the 1950s and 1960s, and in the 1970s it began giving ground to the exceedingly more inclusive semiotic concept of the sign developed by Charles S....

Monograph | Posted 30/04/2014
de Waal, Cornelis (2013). Peirce: A Guide for the Perplexed

Peirce: A Guide for the Perplexed is a clear and thorough account of Peirce's life and thought, his major works and ideas, providing an ideal guide to this important and complex thinker. The book...

Link | Posted 23/04/2014
Semiotics, Communication and Cognition

The series focuses on the state of contemporary semiotics and its current applications. It is intended to produce a number of concise interventions in semiotics, by which is meant studies of...

Link | Posted 23/04/2014
Toronto Studies in Semiotics and Communication

Semiotics is an interpretative science that provides powerful analytical tools for the study of our perception of reality. In recognition of semiotics’ interdisciplinary nature, this series...

Link | Posted 17/04/2014
Semiotics Encyclopedia Online
Link | Posted 17/04/2014
International Journal of Signs and Semiotic Systems (IJSSS)

The International Journal of Signs and Semiotic Systems (IJSSS) combines interdisciplinary approaches on theoretical, empirical, formal, and computational research that contributes to the design...

Link | Posted 17/04/2014
Social Semiotics

Social Semiotics deals with the study of communicational resources and practices through words, images, behaviours, settings, sounds, design, etc, and the way these are connected to the...

Link | Posted 17/04/2014
SIGNS - International Journal of Semiotics

Signs is an international peer-reviewed electronic journal on the semiotics of mind, consciousness, language and culture as well as living and inanimate nature, and possible connections between ...

Link | Posted 17/04/2014
Public Journal of Semiotics

The Public Journal of Semiotics (PJOS) is a non-profit organization aiming to publish original research articles in domains relating to semiotics: the systematic study of meaning. It welcomes...