24.4444, Books: The Expressiveness of Perceptual Experience: Lindauer

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Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:27:49
From: Karin Plijnaar [karin.plijnaar at benjamins.nl]
Subject: The Expressiveness of Perceptual Experience: Lindauer

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Title: The Expressiveness of Perceptual Experience 
Subtitle: Physiognomy reconsidered 
Series Title: Consciousness & Emotion Book Series 8  

Publication Year: 2013 
Publisher: John Benjamins
	   http://www.benjamins.com/
	

Book URL: http://benjamins.com/catalog/ceb.8 


Author: Martin S. Lindauer

Electronic: ISBN:  9789027271112 Pages:  Price: U.S. $ 135.00
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Abstract:

A face strikes us immediately as sad, and so, too, do a mourner, a willow
tree, a house on a prairie, and a group of onlookers. The spontaneous
emergence of affective and other qualities of people, things, places, and
events falls under the heading of physiognomy, a phenomenon discussed since at
least Aristotle, and a key feature of evolutionary theory, psychology, and
perception as well as professional practice (“profiling”) and popular talk.
However, physiognomy is a controversial topic because of a suspect history,
and is often renamed as non-verbal communication. The Expressiveness of
Perceptual Experience: Physiognomy Reconsidered examines this venerable,
attractive, and contentious topic within the unique perspective of
research-oriented psychology. Included are the processes involved, primarily
perceptual; origins, mainly evolutionary; and social-cultural factors as
supplements. Discussed within a holistic-experiential
(phenomenological)-aesthetic framework are physiognomy’s ties to the arts as
well as emotions, synesthesia, learning, development, and personality.
Empirical investigations are summarized, including the author’s.
 



Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                     Philosophy of Language
                     Pragmatics


Written In: English  (eng)

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