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Embodied philosophy in dance : Gaga and Ohad Naharin's movement research / Einav Katan.

Author:
Katan, Einav [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xviii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series:
Performance philosophy. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-221) and index.
Contents:
Embodied philosophy in dance: introduction. Dance and philosophy: phrasing an entrance -- Dance as embodied philosophy -- Habitus, embodied knowledge, and physical intelligence -- Embodied reflections -- The sensual emphasis of Gaga. "Float!" -- Enacting perception -- Extending perception -- Dancing metaphors -- The phenomenological method of Gaga -- The mental emphasis of Gaga. "Connect effort into pleasure!" -- The challenge of a perceptual gap between body and mind -- The involvement of psychology and physicality -- Comprehending emotions and directing a mood -- Intentionality and the aesthetic will -- Gaga: physical practice of intelligence. Multitasking inquiries -- Decision making -- The intelligible form -- Rhythm: synchronization of body and mind -- The physical practice of intelligence -- The moving forms of dancing Gaga. Bellus -- The dancing body as a means of expression -- Understanding expressions -- Moving forms of dance.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 113760185X ((hardback))
  • 9781137601858 ((hardback))
  • ((eBook))
LCCN:
2016950477
OCLC:
945231322
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