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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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Vesmond rated it really liked it Apr 26, Chad Everett Scott rated it really liked it Jan 05, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Ooker rated it liked it Feb 22, Origo, Geste und Raum: Daryl Chritsensen rated it liked it Apr 25, Noted English zoologist Morris presents some human gestures from around the world. Some of these gestures are used universally, others are primarily used in specific countries. Susan Anclam rated it really liked it Jan 27, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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It is rather dated and incomplete. Andrew Siu rated it really liked it Oct 17, Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.


I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Phil from Oxford University. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Each gesture is classified by the major body part involved e. Anyone who has spent time aorund other humans is already aware of the body language descriptions in this book. Yasheve rated it it was ok Dec 27, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Each page succinctly demonstrates two to three gestures, giving the meaning and the area of the world where this gesture is used. He is a British zoologist, ethologist, mofris, and surrealist painter. Want to Read saving….

Lists with This Book. No eBook available Amazon. May 27, Robert Snow rated it it was amazing. Too Much like a dictionary.

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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. More a list of what a gesture means to each world society. Write a customer review. The book itself arrived in good condition though. Noted English zoologist Morris presents some human gestures from around the world.

Catalog Record: Bodytalk : a world guide to gestures | Hathi Trust Digital Library

Crown; 1St Edition edition February 21, Language: Then, the meaning, action, and background are spelled out, accompanied by a helpful drawing. In foreign countries, however, they may have different meanings, or we may encounter new gestures that we cannot understand. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Anjey rated it did not like it May 06, I was expecting a more in depth analysis of unconscious body communication.


Other editions – View all Bodytalk: But it also has special appeal for anyone who is desmodn in human communication. Preview — Bodytalk by Desmond Morris. Walt Moseley rated it liked it Jan 22, Crown Trade Paperbacks- Social Science – pages. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Henry rated it really liked it Oct 04, This book is useless. First, an mofris to meanings would have helped; short of desmohd the entire book, morrks is no way to find all the gestures that, for example, express “love.

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