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Reading Images


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Introduction  1. The Semiotic Landscape  2. Narrative Representations: Designing Social Action  3. Conceptual Representations: Designing Social Constructs  4. Representation and Interaction: Designing the Position of the Viewer  5. Morality: Designing Models of Reality  6. The Meaning of Composition  7. The Materiality of Meaning â€“ Surface and Inscription  8. The Third Dimension

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Gunther Kress is Professor of English and Head of the School of Culture, Language and Communication at the Institute of Education, University of London. Theo van Leeuwen has worked as a film and television producer in the Netherlands and Australia and as Professor in the Centre for Language & Communication Research at Cardiff University. He is currently Dean at the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Technology, Sydney. They have both published widely in the fields of language and communication studies.


Praise for the first edition: 'Reading Images is the most important book in visual communication since Jacques Bertin's Semiology of Information Graphics. It is both thorough and thought-provoking; a remarkable breakthrough.' - Kevin G. Barnhurst, Syracuse University, USA

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