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Gesture, race and culture

David Efron

Gesture, race and culture

a tentative study of the spatio-temporal and "linguistic" aspects of the gestural behavior of eastern Jews and southern Italians in New York City, living under similar as well as different environmental conditions

by David Efron

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Published by Mouton in The Hague .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gesture -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Ethnopsychology -- New York (State) -- New York

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSketches by Stuyvesant van Veen.
    SeriesApproaches to semiotics
    The Physical Object
    Pagination226 p. :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23745363M

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Gesture, Race and Culture Book Review Gestures are unique forms of non-verbal communication, which have been studied, both out of context and within culture and race.

InDr. David Efron wrote the book, Gesture and Environment, which was a summary of Efron’s research of the claims of the Nazi scientists that “differences in gestures were due solely to racial inheritance” (Ekman, 7). Gesture, race and culture: a tentative study of the spatio-temporal and "linguistic" aspects of the gestural behavior of eastern Jews and southern Italians in New York City, living under similar 5/5(1).

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Gesture, race and culture by David Efron,Mouton edition, in English Gesture, race and culture ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: Gesture, race and culture: a tentative study of the spatio-temporal and "linguistic" aspects of the gestural behavior of eastern Jews and southern Italians in New York City, living under similar as well as different environmental conditions.

Gesture, race and culture: a tentative study of the spatio-temporal and "linguistic" aspects of the gestural behavior of eastern Jews and southern Italians in New York City, living under similar as well as different environmental conditions.

/ Sketches by Stuyvesant van Veen. - Version details - Trove. Body language makes up the largest part of our non-verbal communication - eye contact, gestures, and facial expressions can convey powerful messages. As William Shakespeare said in Troilus and Cressida - ‘There’s language in her eye, her cheek, her lip’.

However, there are substantial cultural differences in how people use body language. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Ever since a single iconic image of race in American sport has remained indelibly etched on our collective memory: sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos accepting medals at the Mexico City Olympics with their black-gloved fists raised and heads bowed.

Gesture, race and culture; a tentative study of the spatio-temporal and "linguistic" aspects of the gestural behavior of eastern Jews and southern Italians in New York City, living under similar as well as different environmental conditions.

Gesture, Race and Culture: A Tentative Study of the Spatio-temporal and "Linguistic" Aspects of the Gestural Behavior of Eastern Jews and Southern Italians in New York City, Living Under Similar as Well as Different Environmental Conditions - Approaches to Semiotics [as] 9 (Hardback)Author: David Efron.

A culture’s heroes are expressed in the culture’s myths, which can be the subject of novels and other forms of literature (Rushing & Frentz, ).

Janice Hocker Rushing () has argued, for example, that an enduring myth in U.S. culture, as seen in films, is the. Gesture, race and culture a tentative study of the spatio-temporal and "linguistic" aspects of the gestural behavior of Eastern Jews and Southern Italians in New York City, living under similar as well as different environmental conditions.

Unspoken Diversity: Cultural Differences in Gestures Dane Archer This paper describes the use of video to explore cultural differences in gestures.

Video recordings were used to capture a large sample of international gestures, and these are edited into a documentary video, A World of Gestures: Culture and Nonverbal Size: 1MB.

Gesture, Race and Culture. The Hague: Mouton and Co. [Originally published in by Kings Crown Press, New York]. [A classic study of central importance in the development of modern gesture studies].

Hibbitts, Bernard J. "Coming to our senses: Communication and legal expression in performance cultures." In Emory Law Journal,   The Library’s vast trove of comic books exposes a unique and revealing history of American popular culture.

Open a comic book, and you can see America in the pages — its people, its values, its culture, how it’s changed. As evidence, consider two comic-book rodents. Gesture and image establish the artist’s personal stamp and are the marks of authorship.

It is that which makes each work totally irreplaceable- the stamp of individuality. On the other hand, there are also dialogues with those who receive these artistic forms, generating mediations, rethinking identities and provoking cultural ‘hybridizations.

Different cultures have different meaning of words, behaviors and gestures. Culture also gives rise to prejudices, ethnocentrism, manners and opinions. It forms the way people think and behave.

When people belonging to different cultures communicate, these factors can become barriers. Watkins further discusses the unique market position of African-American youth in his book Representing: Hip-hop culture and the production of black cinema: " [A]t the same moment black youth have become the targets of a fiercely determined social and political backlash, they have also flowered as a source of entertainment upon which.This formulation of gesture—as movements that produce, reproduce, and potentially interrupt embodied structures of power—has proved immensely powerful for theorists of gender (ButlerButlerDiamond ), as well as for scholars who have tracked the performative and world-making dimensions of sexuality, race, class, religion.

In his seminal book about race and culture in Thatcherite Britain, There Ain’t No Black in the Union Jack, Gilroy observed that “the definition of race which informs these arguments.