Role of the Reader by Umberto Eco
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Role of the Reader
By Umberto Eco

The Role of the Reader

Explorations in the Semiotics of Texts

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Role of the Reader by Umberto Eco

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"...not merely interesting and novel, but also exceedingly provocative and heuristically fertile." -The Review of Metaphysics "...essential reading for anyone interesting in...the new reader-centered forms of criticism." -Library Journal In this erudite and imaginative book, Umberto Eco sets forth a dialectic between 'open' and 'closed' texts.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780253203182
ISBN-10: 025320318X
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1979
Country of Publication: United States

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