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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1988; US$ 293.00
This volume contains selected proceedings of the conferences held at Kirchberg, August 26, 1984 and Essen, November 21?24, 1984 devoted to Karl Bühler's Theory of Language . Both conferences took place exactly fifty years after the publication of Bühler's masterpiece. However, it was felt necessary to bring renewed attention to Bühler's work in order... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1986; US$ 410.00
This bibliography of semiotic studies covering the years 1975-1985 impressively reveals the world-wide intensification in the field. During this decade, national semiotic societies have been founded allover the world; a great number of international, national, and local semiotic conferences have taken place; the number of periodicals and book series... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1987; US$ 165.00
Although Richard Gätschenberger can be regarded as one of the important sign theorists in the first third of the 20 th century, nothing much about the man and his works is currently known. Long before there was a widespread philosophical interest in language, Gätschenberger had already laid the foundations of a semiotic turn although the linguistic... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1983; US$ 203.00
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... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 68.00
Karl Bühler (1879-1963) was one of the leading theoreticians of language of the twentieth century. Although primarily a psychologist, Bühler devoted much of his attention to the study of language and language theory. His masterwork Sprachtheorie (1934) quickly gained recognition in the fields of linguistics, semiotics, the philosophy of language... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1993; US$ 165.00
Charles W. Morris' doctoral thesis Symbolism and Reality , written in 1925 at Chicago under George H. Mead, has never before been published. It sets out to prove that thought and mind are not entities, nor even processes involving a psychical substance distinguishable from the rest of reality, but are explicable as the functioning of parts of the... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1983; US$ 195.00
In "What is Meaning" (1903) the author elaborates on the fundamental tenets of her theory of sign, to which she gave the overall term ?significs?. One of the main obstacles to an adequate theory of meaning, in Lady Welby?s opinion, is the unfounded assumption of fixed sign meaning. "There is, strictly speaking, no such thing as the Sense of a word,... more...