Of Cigarettes, High Heels, and Other Interesting Things: An Introduction to Semiotics (Semaphores and Signs)

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Of Cigarettes, High Heels, and Other Interesting Things Why do people routinely risk their health by smoking cigarettes? Why do some females make walking a struggle by donning high heels? In a fully updated edition, the author attempts to answer such questions by explaining the discipline that endeavors to understand the human meaning quest: semiotics. Full description

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'It's been years since I lit up a cigarette, but I found this book enlightening. Long life to the Enlightenment!'- Umberto Eco
 

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Author Marcel Danesi explores the discipline known as semiotics, which endeavours to understand reasons for the risky behaviours of the human species, and the human quest for meaning

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