Thomas A. Sebeok





Thomas A. Sebeok

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born
in Budapest, Hungary
November 09, 1920

died
December 21, 2001

gender
male

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Thomas Albert Sebeok or Sebők was a prominent linguist and semiotician, and editor-in-chief of the leading periodical in the field, Semiotica, from its 1969 founding until 2001. He earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1945. He is counted among the originators of the field of biosemiotics, and was highly influential in the study of non-human signaling and communication systems.


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Signs: An Introduction to S...
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1994 — 5 editions
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Global Semiotics
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2001
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I Think I Am a Verb: More C...
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1986 — 2 editions
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Sherlock Holmes Y Charles S...
3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1980 — 3 editions
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Perspective in Zoosemiotics...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1972
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Encyclopedic Dictionary of ...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1986 — 6 editions
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Biosemiotics: The Semiotic ...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1992
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The Clever Hans Phenomenon:...
2.67 of 5 stars 2.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1970
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Style in Language
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1960
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Studies in Cheremis: The Su...
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1956
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