Showing participants subliminal images of smiling faces prior to evaluation increased their liking of ideographs
(Murphy & Zajonc, 1993; Winkielman, Zajonc, & Schwarz, 1997) and inducing a happy mood caused participants to rate positive events as more likely to occur (Wright & Bower, 1992).
In this way, the filmmaker uses the Chinese culture's most symbolic artifact, its ideographs
, as a basis for gentle mockery.
As McGee puts it, ideographs
are "slogan-like terms signifying collective commitment" (1980, 15; for variations, see Moore 1996, 49; Farrell, ed.
Interestingly enough, the word peace ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) in Chinese ideographs
has a thread of connection with shalom of the Hebrew/Christian Bible.
For example, all software based on the calculation of co-occurrence will be especially sensitive to repeated chains, ideographs
, or idiomatic expressions that create clusters: for example, "United States of America" or "God bless America.
Thanks to the flexibility of Chinese ideographs
, yuan has transformed into a folk concept through a set of linguistic expressions elaborating different aspects of interpersonal encounters: sense of connectedness, youyuan [having yuan], wuyuan [having no yuan], or touyuan [match yuan]; extent of involvement, yuanshen [deep yuan] or yuanqian [shallow yuan]; quality of association, shanyuan [virtuous yuan] or eryuan [bad yuan]; attitude toward association, xiyuan [cherish yuan], suiyuan [follow yuan], and so on.
The line between pictographs and ideographs
is not hard and fast, and they share a common assumption about the one-to-one relation of sign to meaning that we are so familiar with in the grammatical construction of the copula habitually used to indicate this relation: the image is x.
ancient or prehistoric drawings or paintings found on rock walls) and ideographs
(a graphic symbol that represents an idea or concept) that later evolved into a phonetic (linguistic) script.
The characters and unique code may be represented as numbers, letters of any alphabet, ideographs
or symbols (barcodes) as desired.
of Texas-Austin) offer an edition of the only document written in Colonial Ch'olti', which was spoken in southern Yucatan at the time of contact, and may be a linear descendent of the language of the Mayan ideographs
With AMP, "respondents look at a series of Chinese ideographs
and sort them into those that are more pleasant and those that are less pleasant.
It is constructed from two ideographs
, the first of which represents change and the second goodness or virtue.