Search for dissertations about: "semiotik"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 swedish dissertations containing the word semiotik.

  1. 1. Children's Gestures from 18 to 30 Months

    University dissertation from Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Author : Mats Andrén; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; children; gesture; development; communication; language; action; semiotics; social cognition;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the nature of the gestures performed by five Swedish children. The children are followed from 18 to 30 months of age: an age range which is characterized by a rapid succession of developmental changes in children's abilities to communicate by means of both spoken language and gesture. READ MORE

  2. 2. Motion in Language and Experience : Actual and Non-actual motion in Swedish, French and Thai

    University dissertation from The Faculties of Humanities and Theology

    Author : Johan Blomberg; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; motion situations; non-actual motion; Swedish; elicitation; cognitive linguistics; phenomenology; Thai; French; subjective motion; fictive motion; semantic typology; motion; spatial semantics; motion events;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with motion in language and non-linguistic experience, distinguishing between actual motion (AM) and non-actual motion (NAM). AM is the experience of continuous change in an object’s position, expressed in sentences such as 'The man runs through the forest' and 'The woman is walking'. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Inquiry into Cultural Semiotics: Germaine de Staël's Autobiographical Travel Accounts

    University dissertation from Lund University Div. of Semiotics Department of Art History and Musicology Box 117 SE-221 00 LUND

    Author : Anna Cabak Rédei; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Phenomenological sociology; Fenomenologi; Contemporary history circa 1800 to 1914 ; Phenomenology; Humanities; Parisian salons; Humaniora; Fransk litteratur; Germaine de Staël; Cultural semiotics; Autobiographical travel accounts; French literature; Modern historia ca. 1800-1914 ;

    Abstract : Cultural semiotics studies encounters between cultures. Notions such as Culture, Extra-culture and Non-culture were developed in the 1970s by the Tartu school and were used in their studies of Russian culture and its relation to Western Europe, with special focus on Peter the Great's attempt to Westernize Russia in the eighteenth century. READ MORE

  4. 4. Natural Vision for Artificial Systems, Active Vision and Thought

    University dissertation from Lund University Div. of Semiotics Department of Art History and Musicology Box 117 SE-221 00 LUND

    Author : Lars Kopp; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; visual alphabet; representations; robotics; language; artificial vision; cognition; Artificial intelligens; Artificiell intelligens;

    Abstract : The visual system in animals and humans consists of a number of information processing units that are here called visual routines. These routines are specialized in handling different cognitive tasks, for example, object recognition, motion, stereo, color, texture, and optic flow. READ MORE

  5. 5. When similarity qualifies as a sign : a study in picture understanding and semiotic development in young children

    University dissertation from Lund : Department of Semiotics, Faculty of Humanities, Lund University

    Author : Sara M. Lenninger; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Semiotic development; children; picture; communication; iconicity;

    Abstract : The general goal of this thesis is to elucidate children’s early understandings of pictorial meanings, and how one can know anything about them. My central aim is to explore how picture comprehension develops during children’s first 3 years of life, through semiotic-theory-derived analyses of meaning relations. READ MORE