Brian Rotman’s monograph on the semiotics of zero is an unusual work for two reasons. First, it breaks the ever more damaging divorce between science and. Signifying nothing: The semiotics of zero. brian rotman. Uploaded by. Brian Rotman. Loading Preview. Sorry, preview is currently unavailable. You can. Signifying Nothing has 33 ratings and 6 reviews. Greg said: I have never really grasped semiotics. I get the general idea, one thing, the sign, points to.

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Stefan rated it really liked it Sep 14, brixn But I think I did learn something about nothing.


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Now money, which was originally only a sign points only towards itself. In Signifying NothingBrian Rotman looks at the unique position of “nothing” and “zero” in culture by studying the introduction of the zero in mathematics, the vanishing point in Western art, and imaginary money in economics.


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Signifying Nothing: The Semiotics of Zero

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But by no means is it a history of nothing. Rotman goes on to discuss the havoc the little non-number that was so incomprehensible to the Romans they didn’t have sibnifying symbol for it wreaked on the European world-view.