A myriad of sensations tell and direct us after we interact with the surroundings. to appreciate their impact at the improvement of our habitus it is very important specialize in unifying procedures in sensing. This method permits us to incorporate phenomena that elude a slightly slender view that specializes in all of the 5 discrete senses in isolation. one of many principal questions addressed during this quantity is whether or not there's something like a sensual habitus, and if there's, the way it might be outlined. this can be specially performed through exploring the formation and habituation of the senses in and through a culturally formed habitat. key thoughts, Synaesthesia and Kinaesthetics, are addressed as crucial parts for an realizing of the interface of habitat and the wealthy and multisensory adventure of a perceiving subject.
At a Berlin-based convention Synaesthesia and Kinaesthetics, students from a number of disciplines accumulated to debate those concerns. In bringing jointly the result of those discussions, this ebook provides new insights into the main phenomena of sensory integration and synaesthetic stories, it enriches the views on sensually embedded interplay and its habituation, and it expands this interdisciplinary inquiry to questions on the cultures of sensory habitus.
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