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The Implications of Embodiment: Cognition and Communication

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by Wolfgang Tschacher & Claudia Bergomi
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The Implications of Embodiment: Cognition and Communication by Wolfgang Tschacher & Claudia Bergomi

This edited volume is scientifically based, but readable for a larger audience, covering the concept of "embodied cognition" and its implications from a transdisciplinary angle. The contributions are from the fields of psychology, computer science, biology, philosophy, and psychiatry. First, the roots of embodiment are described with historical, computer-science, and phenomenological viewpoints. It is argued that embodied cognition is relevant for the discussion of intentionality, with a particular focus on underlying neural processes as well as the context of synergetics and self-organization theory. As cognition is socially embedded, a large section of this book concentrates on "embodied communication": How does embodiment influence the way to approach others, what role do body movements play in social interaction, what is the function of nonverbal synchrony in interpersonal relationships and psychotherapy? Embodied cognitive agents are further embedded in particular cultural a...

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Pages: 268
Size: 5.9 MB
Publisher: Imprint Academic
Date published:   2015
ISBN: 9781845405519 (DRM-PDF)

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