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Barthes and the Empire of Signs, Paperback / softback Book

Barthes and the Empire of Signs Paperback / softback

Part of the Postmodern Encounters series

Paperback / softback


Roland Barthes' experience of Japan, a morass of signs where appearance and reality intermingle, led him to move from linguistic semiology to a much broader critical enquiry into the field of mass media and popular culture.

Do we inhabit today an 'empire of signs'?



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