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pictorial codes

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

In semiotic discourse, the artistic conventions employed in visual representation which lead semioticians to refer to such pictures being ‘read’ by viewers who are familiar with these...

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pictorial codes

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

In semiotic discourse, the artistic conventions employed in visual representation which lead semioticians to refer to such pictures being ‘read’ by viewers who are familiar with these...

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pictorial codes

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 69 words.

In *semiotic discourse, the artistic *conventions employed in visual *representation which lead semioticians to refer to such

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pictorial codes

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 67 words.

In *semiotic discourse, the artistic conventions employed in visual representation which lead semioticians to refer to such pictures being

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pictorial semiotics

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 102 words.

The study of images, *pictorial codes, and visual media as *sign systems. This includes images in

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John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 82 words.

An output device that converts the coded information from the processor into a readable or pictorial form on paper or

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pictorial semiotics

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 102 words.

The study of images, *pictorial codes, and visual media as *sign systems. This includes images in various

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representational code

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

A textual code in any medium which recognizably depicts or describes a referent, whether factual or fictional, plausible or implausible. Texts employing representational codes which are...

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visual semiotics

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

The systematic study of the use of visual signs and codes in the production and/or interpretation of texts and in processes of representation in any medium or genre, and sometimes also of...

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textual knowledge

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

Familiarity with a range of media, genres, and textual codes and conventions of form and content. Along with social knowledge, it is an essential resource for inferring the preferred...

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textual codes

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

(semiotics) Interpretive frameworks representing our knowledge of texts, genres, and media, and their conventions of form, style, and content within a culture or subculture. These are drawn...

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Edited by Andrew Butterfield, Gerard Ekembe Ngondi and Anne Kerr.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 89 words.

An output device that converts the coded information from the processor into a readable or pictorial form on paper or transparent media. There are many types, varying in method, speed, and...

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pictorial semiotics

Overview page. Subjects: Linguistics — Media Studies.

The study of images, pictorial codes, and visual media as sign systems. This includes images in various forms, such as paintings, drawings, photographs, and pictorial advertisements. The...

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visual persuasion

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

The use of images to influence people's attitudes and/or behaviour: for instance, through meaning transfer, implied claims, emotional appeals, connotation, pictorial metaphor, and visual...

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visual language

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1. Loosely, any signifying system or visual code in which a set of standard images is used as the sole or primary means of communicating concepts (as in the care symbols...

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convention

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

1. (social convention) An established understanding, standard practice, rule, or expectation widely shared by members of a culture or subculture: often implicit, taken for...

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Systematic Review of Measures Used in Pictorial Cigarette Pack Warning Experiments

Diane B Francis, Marissa G Hall, Seth M Noar, Kurt M Ribisl and Noel T Brewer.

in Nicotine & Tobacco Research

October 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Addictions and Substance Misuse. 8023 words.

Abstract

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We sought to describe characteristics and psychometric properties of measures used in pictorial...

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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

An output device that converts the coded information from the processor into a readable or pictorial form on paper or transparent media. There are many types, varying in method, speed, and...

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pictogram

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

An iconic sign in the form of a simplified pictorial representation of an object, signifying a closely associated concept: for instance, the stylized silhouette of a man normally used to...

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picture perception

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies — Linguistics.

The processes involved in making sense of visual images. Although some basic perceptual processes may be innate and universal (see gestalt laws), pictorial perception draws on...

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Signs and Gestures

Nancy Farriss.

in Tongues of Fire

December 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; History of Religion. 6741 words.

Early contact between native peoples and Spanish explorers, conquistadors, and missionaries was mediated by signs and gestures with mixed success. Visual symbols by themselves often...

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