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The Resource Elements of meaning in gesture, Geneviève Calbris ; translated by Mary M. Copple, (electronic resource)

Elements of meaning in gesture, Geneviève Calbris ; translated by Mary M. Copple, (electronic resource)

Label
Elements of meaning in gesture
Title
Elements of meaning in gesture
Statement of responsibility
Geneviève Calbris ; translated by Mary M. Copple
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Summarizing her pioneering work on the semiotic analysis of gestures in conversational settings, Geneviève Calbris offers a comprehensive account of her unique perspective on the relationship between gesture, speech, and thought. She highlights the various functions of gesture and especially shows how various gestural signs can be created in the same gesture by analogical links between physical and semantic elements. Originating in our world experience via mimetic and metonymic processes, these analogical links are activated by contexts of use and thus lead to a diverse range of semantic const
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calbris, Geneviève
Dewey number
302.2/22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English with some French text
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gesture studies
Series volume
v. 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gesture
  • Semiotics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Thought and thinking
  • Speech
Label
Elements of meaning in gesture, Geneviève Calbris ; translated by Mary M. Copple, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
pt. 1. The functions of gesture in relation to speech -- pt. 2. The systematic organization of gestural signs -- pt. 3. The symbolic relations between gestures and notions -- pt. 4. The gestural sign in utterance
Control code
ocn769101862
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 378 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027285171
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769101862
Label
Elements of meaning in gesture, Geneviève Calbris ; translated by Mary M. Copple, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
pt. 1. The functions of gesture in relation to speech -- pt. 2. The systematic organization of gestural signs -- pt. 3. The symbolic relations between gestures and notions -- pt. 4. The gestural sign in utterance
Control code
ocn769101862
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 378 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027285171
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769101862

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