Thinking Through the Body: Essays in Somaesthetics

Cambridge University Press (2012)
Thinking through the body: educating for the humanities -- The body as background -- Self-knowledge and its discontents: from Socrates to somaesthetics -- Muscle memory and the somaesthetic pathologies of everyday life -- Somaesthetics in the philosophy classroom: a practical approach -- Somaesthetics and the limits of aesthetics -- Somaesthetics and Burke's sublime -- Pragmatism and cultural politics: from textualism to somaesthetics -- Body consciousness and performance -- Somaesthetics and architecture: a critical option -- Photography as performative process -- Asian ars erotica and the question of sexual aesthetics -- Philosophy as awakened life : everyday aesthetics of embodiment in American transcendentalism and Japanese Zen practice -- Somatic style.
Keywords Humanities Philosophy  Human body (Philosophy  Humanities Study and teaching (Higher  Aesthetics Philosophy
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ISBN(s) 9781107019065   1107019060
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Luna Dolezal (2014). Thinking Through the Body with Richard Shusterman. International Journal of Philosophical Studies 22 (1):129-141.

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