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Disorders of symbolic representation: Shizophrenia as an illness of the semiotic

@inproceedings{Vulevi2007DisordersOS,
  title={Disorders of symbolic representation: Shizophrenia as an illness of the semiotic},
  author={Gordana Vulevi{\'c}},
  year={2007}
}
The ability of symbolic representation is the ability to acquire signs and systems of sounds. Acquisition of language as a system of sounds rests on the ability of differentiation, which enables the phenomenon of language sign as a discrete, distinctive unit of the language system, as well as the possibility of combining them in accordance with formal-syntactical principles. The ability of differentiation depends on the process of decentration, which represents a complex achievement of… Expand