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Anatomy of Performance Training

Anatomy of Performance Training by John MatthewsWe train because we are human and we become human because we train.

This is the surprising and original conclusion of Anatomy of Performance Training, in which John Matthews shows how training is a very human response to the problems of having a body and living in the world.

Using illustrative case-studies of professional practice, each chapter addresses a specific body part, offering a self-contained discussion of its symbolic and practical significance in the artistic, and commercial, activities of training. These anatomical case-studies are cross-referenced with other disciplines (such as...
John Matthews5 Sep 2014$27.99

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The Book of Celtic Verse: ?A Treasury of Poetry, Dreams & Visions

The Book of Celtic Verse: ?A Treasury of Poetry, Dreams & Visions by John MatthewsAn inspirational collection of Celtic Poetry compiled by the leading authority on the Celtic tradition.
John Matthews4 Aug 2014$8.99

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The Celtic Shaman

The Celtic Shaman by John MatthewsProbably the oldest known spiritual discipline, shamanism is the timeless art of living in harmony with creation, providing a universal system to work with today, whatever our religion or spiritual affiliation may be. A reflection of a living tradition with a supremely practical approach to life, it teaches skills for living and ways to utilize latent abilities which we all possess. Celtic Shamanism derives from the native traditions of North-West Europe. The shamanic contribution of the Celts and their predecessors has been overlooked until recently, and is one of the last shamanic traditions...
John Matthews20 Oct 2012$18.68

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Starting from Scratch

Starting from Scratch by John MatthewsThis book compares the beginning of symbolic thought in human infancy with that of our close primate relatives, the chimpanzees. Drawing upon his years of detailed observations, Matthews offers an in-depth analysis and interpretation of chimp behaviour to
John Matthews22 Feb 2012$75.00

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Training for Performance

Training for Performance by John Matthews

'Training for Performance is the first work of its kind; not in the sense that it addresses training for performance, but in that it invites a critical questioning of the imperatives and the rhetoric which govern academic and practical concerns for training alike.' Dr Martin Welton - Queen Mary University of London

Training for Performance: a Meta-disciplinary Account is an innovative contribution to the field of work on contemporary actor and performer training. John Matthews introduces the concept of 'askeology' - a field of study that dissolves divisions between disciplines and their exercises...

John Matthews30 Dec 2011$40.99

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The Arthurian Tradition

The Arthurian Tradition by John MatthewsThe myths and legends of King Arthur and his knights, of the enchanter Merlin, and of their quests and adventures, form one of the greatest cycles of stories ever composed. In this book the most important tales are explored in depth by one of the world's best known authorities on this subject. Also included are a series of meditational exercise to help the reader find his or her way to the heart of the Arthurian mysteries.
John Matthews6 Jul 2011$15.95

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The Grail Tradition

The Grail Tradition by John MatthewsThe story of the Grail and those who seek it remains one of the most enduring myths known to the West. In this book the stories and legends are explored in depth and the ongoing spiritual Quest outlined by a world-renowned authority on the subject. Also included are a series of meditational exercises to help the seeker find his or her own way to the heart of the Grail.
John Matthews6 Jul 2011$15.95

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