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The Limits of Interpretation

Umberto Eco - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 295 pages
"Eco's essays read like letters from a friend, trying to share something he loves with someone he likes.... Read this brilliant, enjoyable, and possibly revolutionary book ...
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A Theory of Semiotics

Umberto Eco - Literary Criticism - 1976 - 354 pages
Provides a theory of codes and a theory of sign production and discusses communication and signification
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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, Istituto italiano di cultura (Toronto, Ont.) - 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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Semiotics and the Philosophy of Language

Umberto Eco - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 242 pages
"Eco wittily and enchantingly develops themes often touched on in his previous works, but he delves deeper into their complex nature... this collection can be read with ...
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Belief Or Nonbelief?: A Confrontation

Umberto Eco, Carlo Maria Martini - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 102 pages
A world-renowned novelist and one of the Vatican's leading authorities square off over some of the burning issues of our day, with commentary by leading American writers and ...
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Interpretation and Overinterpretation

Umberto Eco, Stefan Collini - 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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The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana

Umberto Eco - Fiction - 2006 - 469 pages
Having suffered a complete loss of memory regarding every aspect of his own identity, rare book dealer Yambo withdraws to a family home nested between Milan and Turin, where he ...
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Serendipities: Language & Lunacy

Umberto Eco - Literary Collections - 1999 - 129 pages
From Leibniz's belief that the "I Ching" illustrated the principles of calculus to Marco Polo's mistaking a rhinoceros for a unicorn, Umberto Eco offers a dazzling tour of ...
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