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Kinesics and Context: Essays on Body Motion Communication

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Ray L. Birdwhistell, in this study of human body motion (a study he terms "kinesics"), advances the theory that human communication needs and uses all the senses, that the information conveyed by human gestures and movements is coded and patterned differently in various cultures, and that these codes can be discovered by skilled scrutiny of particular movements within a ...more
Paperback, 352 pages
Published November 1st 1970 by University of Pennsylvania Press (first published January 1st 1970)
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There's some great, strong essays in this book. There's some essays that are more geared towards others who are working on projects and research in kinesics.
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