The Paradigm of Peircean Biosemiotics

Signs - International Journal of Semiotics

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Title The Paradigm of Peircean Biosemiotics
 
Creator Brier, Søren
 
Description The failure of modern science to create a common scientific framework for nature and consciousness makes it necessary to look for broader foundations in a new philosophy. Although controversial for modern science, the Peircean semiotic, evolutionary, pragmatic and triadic philosophy has been the only modern conceptual framework that can support that transdisciplinary change in our view of knowing that bridges the two cultures and transgresses Cartesian dualism. It therefore seems ideal to build on it for modern biosemiotics and can, in combination with Luhmann’s theory of communication, encompass modern information theory, complexity science and thermodynamics. It allows focus on the connection between the concept of codes and signs in living systems, and makes it possible to re-conceptualize both internal and external processes of the human body, mind and communication in models that fit into one framework.
 
Publisher University of Copenhagen, Department of Information Science
 
Date 2008-08-05
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://tidsskrift.dk/signs/article/view/26836
 
Source SIGNS; Årg. 2 (2008); 30-81
Signs - International Journal of Semiotics; Vol 2 (2008); 30-81
1902-8822
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://tidsskrift.dk/signs/article/view/26836/23600
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2016 Søren Brier
 

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