Lukas D. Tsitsipis's research while affiliated with Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and other places

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Universe of the Mind:. Semiotic Theory of Culture. Yuri M. Lotman. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1990.288 pp. $45.00 (cloth)


... But Lotman was also a 126 follower of Saussure, and inherited from him the idea that language is made of two distinct components: an 127 abstract-universal system called Langue, and a concrete-individual entity called Parole. Langue, according to 128 Saussure, is the system that lies at the very heart of culture, and for that reason Lotman called it " the primary 129 modelling system " of our species (Lotman, 1991). 130 Thomas Sebeok accepted both the idea of a modelling system proposed by Lotman, and the concept of ...