Literary Criticism

History of Semiotics

by Achim Eschbach
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Literary Criticism
Pages: 386 pages
ISBN 13: 9027232776
ISBN 10: 9789027232779
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : History of Semiotics written by Achim Eschbach, published by John Benjamins Publishing which was released on 1983. Download History of Semiotics Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. In line with the Kantian view of history, a system history definition of the subject-matter of semiotics should be first considered. It is perhaps the decisive criterion of this view of history not to concentrate primarily on the ... -- This volume brings together a collection of papers on the general theoretical and methodological problems in the historiography of semiotics. It is not a history in the conventional sense, even though the main periods and figures in the development of semiotics are given due prominence. Nevertheless, it should offer the reader stimulation and food for thought in the critical approach to even the least questioned facts of semiotic history and the emphasis given to hitherto neglected problems and persons.