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Published: 01 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... transduction immersion material/semiotic process philosophy ...
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By Emilia Sanabria
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 22 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7419-0
... pharmaceuticals efficacy material semiotics branding object/thing ...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374190-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7419-0
... of material and semiotic elements in the construction of pharmaceutical efficacy and suggests that we attend to the “thingyness” of drugs, beyond their pharmaceutical composition, when considering pharmaceutical effects. The various attributes of drugs, such as their mode of administration, dosage, active...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374374-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7437-4
... and queer perspectives must be brought to bear on ontological questions about the neurobiological body. This chapter and the book as a whole argue for the material-semiotic complexity of embrained embodiment. social neuroscience materialism complex embodiment feminist critiques of science affect...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... as the really real of sound but must continue on beyond transduction. transduction immersion material/semiotic process philosophy ...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374374-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7437-4
... is intending or feeling. A grave example of racism and police violence is used to underscore the need to address theory of mind failures and their relation to material-semiotic processes, and to insist that embodiment is not inherently unifying. mirror neurons theory of mind empathy affect theory...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373780-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7378-0
..., and the Chthulucene. Spiders, ravens, cuttlefish, corals, and many other critters are both actual beings and material semiotic figures for tentacular thinking. Allied with the Pacific day octopus, Medusa, the only mortal Gorgon, figured as the Mistress of the Animals, saves the day and ends the chapter...
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By Shalini Shankar
Published: 30 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375616-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... This chapter focuses on semiotic dimensions of ethnic and linguistic representation in advertisements. It links theoretical discussions of “brand” to the semiotics of representation, including “qualisigns” and aspects of translation. The chapter elaborates on Asian American advertising concepts...
Published: 19 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059400-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5940-0
... and celebrates trans* possibilities, asexual or ace modes of reproduction, and intersex embodiments. It ultimately shows how nonhuman life forms help students and scholars of queer anthropology grasp and defy boundaries between materiality and semiotics; ontologies and epistemologies; nature and culture; as well...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... the material embodiment of language as socially circulating sound. language sound poetics verbal art semiotics ...
Published: 26 October 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002437-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0243-7
... Contrary to Marx and Freud, fetishism is not primarily an error but a central semiotic dimension of social life at is most normal—that is, where people of different ranks and social backgrounds struggle to define their relationships with each other. Hence, not even theory itself is a disembodied...
Published: 26 October 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002437-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0243-7
... from but no less contextually reasonable than those propagated by Hegel, Marx, and Freud. The implications of “fetishism” for semiotic theory are also explored. fetishism semiotics Brazilian Candomblé Cuban Santería Haitian Vodou Caribbean Spiritism Yoruba religion Kongo religion...
Series: Material Worlds
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391722-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9172-2
Published: 19 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5940-0
..., and bovines. It critiques the violence of heteronormativity and celebrates trans* possibilities, asexual or ace modes of reproduction, and intersex embodiments. It ultimately shows how nonhuman life forms help students and scholars of queer anthropology grasp and defy boundaries between materiality...