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Experiences in Translation

Umberto Eco - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2008 - 135 pages
In this book Umberto Eco argues that translation is not about comparing two languages, but about the interpretation of a text in two different languages, thus involving a shift ...
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Interpretation and Overinterpretation

Umberto Eco - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 151 pages
This book brings together some of the most distinguished figures currently at work in philosophy, literary theory and criticism to debate the limits of interpretation.
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Serendipities: Language and Lunacy

Umberto Eco - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2013 - 128 pages
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Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages

Umberto Eco - Art - 2002 - 131 pages
In this volume, the Italian novelist and playwright Umberto Eco aims to present a learned summary of mediaeval aesthetic ideas. Juxtaposing theology and science, poetry and ...
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Umberto Eco - Education - 1996 - 60 pages
"It is impossible to think about the present or the future of universities without taking into account the fact that universities live in a world dominated by mass media." - U ...
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Meaning and Mental Representations

Umberto Eco, Marco Santambrogio, Patrizia Violi - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1988 - 237 pages
..". an excellent collection... " -- Journal of Language Social Psychology An important collection of original essays by well-known scholars debating the questions of logical ...
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Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition

Umberto Eco - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 464 pages
How do we know a cat is a cat? And why do we call it a cat? How much of our perception of things is based on cognitive ability, and how much on linguistic resources? Here, in ...
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Five Moral Pieces

Umberto Eco - Philosophy - 2002 - 128 pages
Embracing the web of multiculturalism that has become a fact of contemporary life from New York to New Delhi, Eco argues that we are more connected to people of other ...
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