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Immaterial Bodies: Affect, Embodiment, Mediation (Published by Lisa Blackman

By Lisa Blackman

during this special contribution, Blackman focuses upon the affective capacities of our bodies, human and non-human in addition to addressing the demanding situations of the affective flip in the social sciences. clean and convincing, this booklet uncovers the paradoxes and tensions in paintings in impact reports by way of concentrating on practices and studies, together with voice listening to, recommendation, hypnosis, telepathy, the placebo impact, rhythm and similar phenomena. wondering the normal concept of brain over topic, in addition to discussing the chance of establishing a fake contrast among the 2, this ebook makes for a useful addition inside cultural thought and the new flip to impact.

In a robust and fascinating topic, Blackman discusses the immaterial physique around the neurosciences, body structure, media and cultural reports, physique stories, paintings, functionality, psychology and psychoanalysis. Interdisciplinary in its center, this e-book is a needs to for everybody looking a dynamic and inspiration scary research of tradition and conversation today.

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