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Title Cultural semiosis : tracing the signifier / edited with an introduction by Hugh J. Silverman
Published New York : Routledge, 1998

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Description ix, 325 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Continental philosophy ; 6
Continental philosophy ; 6
Contents Introduction / Hugh J. Silverman -- 1. The Reasons of the Code: Reading Eco's A Theory of Semiotics / Peter Carravetta -- 2. Consequences of Unlimited Semiosis: Carlo Sini's Metaphysics of the Sign and Semiotical Hermeneutics / Alessandro Carrera -- 3. Lacan and the Event of the Subject / Francois Raffoul -- 4. Tracing the Signifier Behind the Scenes of Desire: Kristeva's Challenge to Lacan's Analysis / Kelly Oliver -- 5. Eliminating the Distance: From Barthes' Ecriture-Lecture to Ecriture-Vue / Stephanie John Sage -- 6. The End(s) of Pictorial Representation: Merleau-Ponty and Lyotard / Mark Roberts -- 7. Mourning, Woman, and the Phallus: Lacan's Hamlet / Debra B. Bergoffen -- 8. A Metaphor of the Unspoken: Kristeva's Semiotic Chora / M. Alison Arnett -- 9. The Sign of the Rose: Filming Eco / Hugh J. Silverman -- 10. Psychoanalysis and the Imaginary / Julia Kristeva -- 11. Approaches to Semioethics / John Llewelyn
12. Stumping the Sun: Toward a Postmetaphorics / Michael Naas -- 13. The Cartography of Knowledge and Power: Foucault Reconsidered / Adi Ophir
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-319) and index
Subject Culture -- Semiotic models.
Semantics (Philosophy)
Semiotics.
Author Silverman, Hugh J.
LC no. 97021459
ISBN 0415919541
041591955X (paperback)