Nonverbal Communication: Where Nature Meets Culture

Nonverbal Communication: Where Nature Meets Culture


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ISBN-13: 9780815373278
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 02/26/2018
Series: Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology Series
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Nonverbal Communication: Crossing the Boundary Between Culture and Nature Ullica Segerstråle and Peter Molnaìr Part 1: New Findings on the Universality of Human Nonverbal Communication 2. Universal Facial Expressions of Emotion: An Old Controversy and New Findings Paul Ekman and Dacher Keltner 3. Psychophysiological Reactions to Facial Expressions Ulf Dimberg 4. Universals in Interpersonal Interactions Wulf Schiefenhövel Part 2: Development of Emotions in a Social and Cultural Context  5. Preverbal Communication in Humans and the Genesis of Culture Hanuš Papoušek and Mechthild Papousek 6. Development of Emotions and Their Expression in Task-Oriented Situations in Infants and Preschool Children Klaus Schneider 7. Nonverbal Communication in Nonhuman Primates: Implications for the Emergence of Culture Stephen J. Suomi Part 3: The Social Role of Nonverbal Communication and Emotions: Evolutionary Inferences  8. Communication Signals of Animals: Contributions of Emotion and Reference Peter Marler and Christopher S. Evans 9. The Social Function of "Smile" and "Laughter": Variations Across Primate Species and Societies Signe Preuschoft and Jan A.R.A.M. van Hooff 10. Primate Communication and the Ecology of a Language Niche Alexandra Maryanski 11. The Evolution of Emotions: The Nonverbal Basis of Human Social Organization Jonathan H. Turner Part 4: Nonverbal Communication as a Mediator Between Nature and Culture 12. Nonverbal Communication and Culture Walter Goldschmidt 13. Posture as an Interface Between Biology and Culture Michel Heller 14. Sign Languages and Gestures in Medieval Europe: Monasteries, Courts of Justice, and Society August Nitschke 15. Nonverbal Communication and the Emergence of Moral Sentiments Robert Frank. List of Authors. Author Index. Subject Index.

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