Social and Symbolic Meaning of the Sea Cover Image

Społeczno-symboliczne znaczenie morza
Social and Symbolic Meaning of the Sea

Author(s): Dorota Rancew-Sikora
Subject(s): Social Sciences
Published by: Instytut Filozofii i Socjologii Polskiej Akademii Nauk
Keywords: maritime studies; national identity; material semiotics

Summary/Abstract: The author undertakes to study certain elements of national identity related to Poland’s location on the Baltic Sea in a manner inspired by the material-semiotic approach. Discourse and historical analysis was applied in order to outline the social context of contemporary maritime crisis in Poland.

  • Issue Year: 198/2010
  • Issue No: 3
  • Page Range: 133-161
  • Page Count: 29
  • Language: Polish