Semiotics and Pragmatics

An evaluative comparison of conceptual frameworks

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Looking at the ‘semiotic landscape’ – the panorama of constituted semiotics – two traditions seem to have developed separately and without interpenetration. Anglo-Saxon semioticians consider the Peircean framework to provide the adequate conceptual apparatus, whereas so-called ‘Continental’ semioticians refer to the sign theory in Saussure and in its interpretation by Hjelmslev (for instance, the École sémiotique de Paris). Evaluating each other’s projects, methods, and results could lead to a balanced view. The purpose of this monograph is to get the best out of the adequate insights from both sides, and to make suggestions how the semioticians from the Peircean or Saussuro-Hjelmslevian school can be removed from their isolationist positions. A comparison and homologation of these two orientations will be carried out from the angle of the impact of pragmaticism on both semiotic orientations. How intentionality, action, conventionality, interlocution are integrated in both orientations will be given particular emphasis.
[Pragmatics & Beyond, IV:7]  1983.  xii, 136 pp.
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Table of Contents
0. Introduction: Semiotics and Pragmatics – Their Unity and Diversity
1
1. Semiotics as a Paradigm
5
1.1. First Philosophies
5
1.2. The semiotic subdisciplines and their intermediation
8
1.3. Normative semiotics
14
2. The Two Semiotics: Peirce and Hjelmslev
23
2.1. The nature of semiotics
23
2.2. The objects of semiotics
41
2.3. The method of semiotics
64
3. The Homologation of Semiotics and Pragmatics
89
3.1. The pragmatist mark
89
3.2. The pragmatic attitude
93
3.3. The pragmatic turn of semiotics
106
4. Conclusion: Disciplinary Isotopy, Interdisciplinary Analogy, and Transdisciplinary Homologation
127
References
l29
Index of Names
l35
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Linguistics

Semiotics
Pragmatics

Philosophy

Semiotics
BIC Subject: HP – Philosophy
BISAC Subject: PHI000000 – PHILOSOPHY / General
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