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Gestures

movement of a part of the body for the purpose of communication.


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The need to stretch?

. Yes, kotoreru, there are cultural differences in the use of hand gestures. It's an interesting topic. I definitely feel that the use of hands is a more physical display, ... again which might be considered more sexual in some cultures than in others. British ...

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by robertkernodle
Sat Jun 30, 2007 5:49 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The need to stretch?
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The need to stretch?

... masturbating." I have to say I sort of agree. People have no problem with you putting one foot in front of another to walk, OR to use hand gestures to talk. But raise your leg past a certain level, and hold the position for a while, and I get the feel that it causes a subtle form of discomfort ...

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by robertkernodle
Thu Jun 28, 2007 7:07 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The need to stretch?
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Mimicry

... as well as spoken language....... it's conection to the mirror system has led (researchers) to to propose that language traces it's roots to hand gestures and facial expressions.." The article is: Time ,January 29, 2007, pp108 The neuroscientists leading this research: http://www.unipr.it/arpa/mirror/english/staff/rizzolat.htm ...

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by Linn
Tue Jan 23, 2007 4:01 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Mimicry
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