This world guide is the first attempt ever made to bring together in a single volume, human gestures from all around the world. More than common gestures. Bodytalk: the meaning of human gestures. User Review – Not Available – Book Verdict. Noted English zoologist Morris presents some human gestures from . The first book to bring together the many different everyday gestures that are used all over the world. Desmond Morris has travelled to over
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Noted English zoologist Morris presents some human gestures from around the world.
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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? And for the casual browser it contains hundreds of amusing examples of ways in which, almost without thinking, we use our hands, faces, and occasionally other body parts to insult, to threaten, to praise, to implore, and generally to communicate ddesmond a level deeper than the realm of spoken language.
If you are ,orris seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? This world guide is the first attempt ever made to bring together in a single volume, human gestures from all around the world. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Social scientists assert, as we all grow to maturity, we develop these intuitions more or less, to speed our decision-making. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.
Not as good as some of his other books. Excellent bodytlak that I want to have. Laurel rated it liked it Aug 18, The book does suffer slightly in two regards.
Andrew Siu rated it really liked it Oct 17, Desjond, an index to meanings would have helped; short of scanning the entire book, there is no way to find all the gestures that, for example, express “love.
Crown; 1St Edition edition February 21, Language: Anyone who has spent time aorund other humans is already aware of the body language descriptions in this book.
Ricche Khosasi rated it liked it May 10, English Choose a language for shopping. Each page succinctly demonstrates two to three gestures, giving the meaning and the area of the world where this gesture is used. The Meaning of Human Gestures.
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Oct 21, Lukas Dusek rated it really liked it. For the traveler this guide is indispensable.
They also assert that those feelings are not always reliable, we can be fooled. Nov 14, Meg rated it it was ok. We all use gestures. A world guide to gestures.
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Share your thoughts with other customers. This title will complement Morris’s earlier works, Manwatching: ComiXology Bdoytalk of Digital Comics. Preview — Bodytalk by Desmond Morris.
It will take another read or two for me to absorb the tips offered to enhance the tools I presently employ in interaction with others.
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