The CODE-X series catalogs a vast codex of source codes (aka “signs”) extracted from past audits.
Note that signs on their own, while sometimes interesting, only become truly revelatory and useful once they’re sorted into thematic complexes, and the complexes into codes, and the codes into a meaning map. We call this process “thick description”; the Code-X series is thin description.
“PREHISPANIC GREATNESS” NORM: Enticing norms of prehispanic and indigenous Mexico.
“PREHISPANIC GREATNESS” FORMS: Enticing norms of prehispanic and indigenous Mexico..
From a 2020 study of “Mexican-ness” codes — as perceived in US culture.