Essays about: "Semiotics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 99 essays containing the word Semiotics.

  1. 1. From Unisemiotic to Polysemiotic Narratives: Translating across semiotic systems

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Karoliina Louhema; [2018]
    Keywords : bodily mimesis; cognitive semiotics; co-speech gestures; embodied narratives; experientiality; iconicity; ideophones; intersemiotic translation; language; mimetic schema; multimodality; narratives; phenomenology; pictorial semiotics; pictures; polysemiotic communication; semiotics; semiotic systems; sensory modalities; signs; sound symbolism; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Human communication is both polysemiotic and multimodal; it is comprised of ensembles of representations from different semiotic systems in different sensory modalities. These semiotic systems, such as language, gestures, and pictures consist of signs and relations between signs, with system-specific affordances (Kendon, 2004; Zlatev, 2009; Sonesson, 2014). READ MORE

  2. 2. The use of semiotics and pragmatics in printed advertisements : How consumers make sense of advertisements in relation to established theories

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Emma Månsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Advertisement; Advertising; Printed Advertisements; Semiotics; Pragmatics; Swedish Women;

    Abstract : This essay is a study which is intended to explore how a well-known makeup company, M.A.C., uses semiotics and pragmatics in their advertisements and how the consumer’s reaction corresponds with what is proposed in the theories. READ MORE

  3. 3. Shapes of Knowledge : A multimodal study of six Swedish upper secondary students' meaning making and transduction of knowledge across essays and audiovisual presentations

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Henrika Florén; [2018]
    Keywords : Audiovisual text; knowledge representation; meaning making; modes; multimodality; multimodal social semiotics; shaping knowledge; transduction; written text;

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  4. 4. The semiotics of artificial and natural reverberation in underground electronic club music : How DJs use performance space acoustics and reverberation to shape sound

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Medier ljudteknik och upplevelseproduktion och teater

    Author : Behrang Mohammadi; [2018]
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  5. 5. Cultural Adaptation of Cancer Campaign Films : A comparison made between beauty commercials; United States ofAmerica and India.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Bildproduktion

    Author : Rahel Anticoli; [2018]
    Keywords : cultural adaptation; nationalism; appropriation; campaign films; semiotics; film analysis; connotation; denotation.;

    Abstract : Uppsatsens syfte är att göra en filmanalys av kampanjfilmer om bröstcancer som var skapade av kosmetiska företag i Indien och U.S.A. I uppsatsen undersöks hur semiotiska resurser var påverkade av kulturen och hur kampanjerna har använt kulturell adaption i marknadsföringssyfte. READ MORE