Derrida suggests that representation or signification is based on both a distance from a signified and a difference among terms.
In traditional signification , the Sun represents the captain, the boss, the leader or the king.
many words acquired a signification coloured by legal construction
We can recognize a logic of the unconscious only through its representation in the symbolic order, through the effect of signification .
film comes closer than other forms of signification to resemblance of reality
Most of these anthropologists have tried, like those who have investigated Abelam culture, to present structural or systemic analyses of the nature of the meaning or signification of particular cultural forms.
The task of representation and signification (the task of culture) is to draw the group together, no matter how widespread or dispersed, to make it coherent and identifiably different from other groups.
There's a complex structure of meaning and signification in her work, as clearly comes across in reading through several transcripts of her pieces.
The key in this definition is to note that an object's status is dependent on other significations of other affects, manifested in the brand names themselves.
As part of this larger tradition that connects performance with religious significations , nuchibana contains action signs that explicitly symbolize the worshipping of gods through performance as ‘play.’