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Paul Cobley

Author of Introducing Semiotics

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Paul Cobley is the author of the book Introducing Semantics, a teaching guide which outlines the development of sign study. He is also the editor of The Communication Theory Reader and teaches basic communitive studies, communication theory, and popular genre classes at London Guildhall University show more in the Sir John Cass Department of Art. Cobley, along with fellow teacher Adam Briggs, wrote the paper "Relevance and Intertextuality in Young People's Reception of Communication." In the paper, Cobley and Briggs dissect the relationship between advertising and social communication. (Bowker Author Biography) show less

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decent "cliff notes" synopsis of history of semiotics, its main theorists and pertinent vocabulary.
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Paulagraph | 2 other reviews | May 25, 2014 |
An excellent intro to semiotic theory. I keep coming back to it whenever I get confused about signifiers and signifieds...... as always, the bibliography is a great resource
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