New PDF release: Nine Ways of Seeing a Body

By Sandra Reeve

ISBN-10: 1908009322

ISBN-13: 9781908009326

This e-book offers 9 lenses wherein the physique is conventionally viewed:

The physique as item (the Cartesian process, associated with glossy, Western individualism and as considered by way of Western, allopathic medicine)
The physique as topic (with connection with actual theatre and the paintings of Peter Brook, Jerzy Grotowski and Eugenio Barba)
The phenomenological physique (the physique holds its personal which means - the 'lived' physique as mentioned via Husserl and Merleau-Ponty)
The somatic physique (familiar to Feldenkrais, BMC and somatics practitioners and clients)
The contextual physique (paying cognizance to self-reflection and self-awareness within the context of the body's surroundings)
The interdependent physique (introducing matching, guiding and kinetic mirroring in circulation work)
The environmental physique (the Santiago thought of cognition; integrated behavior; the impression of relocating in nature)
The cultural physique (an expertise of culturally particular, daily-life stream and Csordas's view of embodiment)
The ecological physique (the author's process - drawing on Suprapto Suryodarmo's Amerta Movement/Joged Amerta, on Buddhist mindfulness and on notions of 'interbeing'. An know-how of being 'among' instead of 'at the centre of'.

In circulation phrases, Sandra Reeve's method of the ecological physique and ecological flow suits the technique of a few of our different authors in the direction of organizations, govt and society (systems pondering, layout pondering and ecological thinking). Designed to be a consultant and stimulus for academics, scholars and practitioners of dance, functionality, flow, somatics and the humanities cures - this brief booklet also will function an inter-disciplinary source for different components of research, the place a short contemporary historic view of techniques to the physique will be useful.

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