Nonverbal Communication, Interaction, and Gesture : : Selections from SEMIOTICA / / ed. by Adam Kendon, Thomas A. Sebeok, Jean Umiker-Sebeok.

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter DGBA Linguistics and Semiotics - <1990
Place / Publishing House:Berlin ;, Boston : : De Gruyter Mouton, , [2010]
Year of Publication:2010
Edition:Reprint 2010
Series:Approaches to Semiotics [AS] , 41
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Physical Description:1 online resource (548 p.) :; Zahlr. Abb. u. Tab.
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Other title:Frontmatter --
Preface --
Contents --
Introduction: Current Issues in the Study of “Nonverbal Communication” --
Part One: Theoretical and Methodological Issues --
The Repertoire of Nonverbal Behavior: Categories, Origins, Usage, and Coding --
Forms and Functions of Nonverbal Communication in the Novel: A New Perspective of the Author-Character-Reader Relationship --
Toward a Mathematization of Kinetic Behavior: A Review of Paul Bouissac’s La Mesure des Gestes --
Maximizing Replicability in Describing Facial Behavior --
Part Two: Organization of Behavior in Social Encounters --
Patterns of Public Behaviour: Collision Avoidance on a Pedestrian Crossing --
Greeting a Stranger: Some Commonly Used Nonverbal Signals of Aversiveness --
Handwork as Ceremony: The Case of the Handshake --
Kinesic Signals at Utterance Boundaries in Preschool Children --
The Different Functions of Gaze --
Sequential Temporal Patterns of Speech and Gaze in Dialogue --
Some Functions of the Face in a Kissing Round --
The Case of the Apple Turnover: An Experiment in Multichannel Communication Analysis --
Part Three: Gesture --
Gesture Inventories : Fieldwork Methodology and Problems --
Communicative Body Movements : American Emblems --
Contrastive-Identification Feature of Persian Gesture --
Physical versus Semantic Classification of Nonverbal Forms: A Cross-Cultural Experiment --
Facial Emblems of “Right” and “Wrong”: Topographical Analysis and Derivation of a Recognition Test --
Tongue Showing: A Facil Display of Humans and Other Primate Species --
Format:Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.
ISSN:0066-5576 ;
Access:restricted access
Hierarchical level:Monograph
Statement of Responsibility: ed. by Adam Kendon, Thomas A. Sebeok, Jean Umiker-Sebeok.