Body and Mature Behavior: A Study of Anxiety, Sex, Gravitation, and Learning

Body and Mature Behavior: A Study of Anxiety, Sex, Gravitation, and Learning

by Moshe Feldenkrais, Carl Ginsburg
     
 

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A victim of debilitating injuries, Moshe Feldenkrais was intimately aware of the link between bodily suffering and mental health. Through healing himself, he made revolutionary discoveries, culminating in the development of the method that now bears his name. In an intellectually rich and eloquent style, Feldenkrais delves into neurology, prehistory, child development… See more details below

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A victim of debilitating injuries, Moshe Feldenkrais was intimately aware of the link between bodily suffering and mental health. Through healing himself, he made revolutionary discoveries, culminating in the development of the method that now bears his name. In an intellectually rich and eloquent style, Feldenkrais delves into neurology, prehistory, child development, gravity and anti-gravity, reflexive versus learned behavior, the effects of emotion, especially anxiety, on posture, and most importantly, the inseparability of body and mind.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583948071
Publisher:
North Atlantic Books
Publication date:
07/23/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
794,020
File size:
2 MB

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