The Symbol Theory (Theory, Culture & Society)

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In The Symbol Theory, Norbert Elias draws together three central themes. At the first level the book is concerned with symbols in relation to language, knowing and thinking. Secondly, Elias stresses that symbols are also tangible sound-patterns of human communication, made possible by the evolutionary biological precondition of human vocal apparatus. At a third level, the book addresses theoretical issues about the ontological status of knowledge, moving beyond traditional philosophical dualisms such as subject//object and idealism//materialism.

The bulk of The Symbol Theory was published in Vol 6, issues 2, 3 and 4 of Theory, Culture & Society.

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Book Description Sage Publications Ltd, United Kingdom, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 212 x 138 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. In The Symbol Theory, Norbert Elias draws together three central themes. At the first level the book is concerned with symbols in relation to language, knowing and thinking. Secondly, Elias stresses that symbols are also tangible sound-patterns of human communication, made possible by the evolutionary biological precondition of human vocal apparatus. At a third level, the book addresses theoretical issues about the ontological status of knowledge, moving beyond traditional philosophical dualisms such as subject/object and idealism/materialism. The bulk of The Symbol Theory was published in Vol 6, issues 2, 3 and 4 of Theory, Culture Society. Bookseller Inventory # AAX9780803984196

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Book Description SAGE Publications Ltd, 1991. Book Condition: New. 1991. Paperback. The Symbol Theory draws together three central themes. At the first level the book is concerned with symbols in relation to language, knowing and thinking. Secondly, Elias stresses that symbols are tangible sound-patterns of human communication. Finally, the book addresses theoretical issues about the ontological status of knowledge. Series: Published in Association with Theory, Culture & Society. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JH; PSAJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 10. Weight in Grams: 224. . . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780803984196

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