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Title Embodiment and cultural differences / edited by Bianca Maria Pirani and Thomas Spence Smith
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016
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Contents Table of Contents; Preface; Foreword; Introduction; PART ONE: WHAT IS EMBODIMENT?; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; PART TWO: EMBODIED PRACTICES; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Chapter Nine; Contributors
Summary Embodiment and Cultural Differences focuses on the body as the equilibrium limit between the memory of time already passed and the dynamic where of unexpected happenings. The body's ecology is fulfilled in the surrounding environment within this variable limit. Each embodiment operation is, in fact, an experimental setting that consists of the unrepeatable executive instants through which, like a musical score, the body synchronises human consciousness with the context of action.What distinguishes the architecture of this book is that, collectively, it constitutes a challenge to the digital me
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 19, 2016)
Subject Human body -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Pirani, Bianca Maria, editor
Smith, Thomas Spence, editor
ISBN 1443898236 (electronic bk.)
9781443898232 (electronic bk.)