The Resource Acting bodies and social networks : a bridge between technology and working memory, edited and introduced by Bianca Maria Pirani and Ivan Varga, (electronic resource)

Acting bodies and social networks : a bridge between technology and working memory, edited and introduced by Bianca Maria Pirani and Ivan Varga, (electronic resource)

Label
Acting bodies and social networks : a bridge between technology and working memory
Title
Acting bodies and social networks
Title remainder
a bridge between technology and working memory
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by Bianca Maria Pirani and Ivan Varga
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This book analyzes the complex interactions of body, mind and microelectronic technologies. Internationally renowned scholars look into the nature of the mind - a combination of thought, perception, emotion, will and imagination - as well as the ever-increasing impact and complexity of microelectronic technologies
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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ueMaw-Xkunk
Dewey number
303.4834
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HM251
LC item number
.A256 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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2008
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/meetingName
World Forum of Sociology
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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World Forum of Sociology
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • World Forum of Sociology
  • Pirani, Bianca Maria
  • Varga, Ivan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social psychology
  • Technology
  • Mind and body
  • Memory
  • Human body
  • Social networks
Label
Acting bodies and social networks : a bridge between technology and working memory, edited and introduced by Bianca Maria Pirani and Ivan Varga, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Selected papers presented at the Research Committee 54 "The body in the social sciences" program of the International Sociological Associations's First World Forum of Sociology held in Barcelona on Sept. 4-8, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Conclusion; A Paradigm to Integrate Mind and Body; Notes; Foreword; Introduction; Bodies in Technology; The Invention of Technology; The Body is the Medium of Knowledge; Acting Bodies: A Bridge Between Technology and Working Memory; Bibliography; Volume One: The Body as Social Icon; First Part: Icon as Utopia; 1: Utopian Bodies; What is the Utopian Body?; Pumping Iron, or, the Utopian Body in History; The Global no Body and the Vulnerable Body in Pain; Filmography; Bibliography; 2: Obama as Charismatic Icon; Introduction
  • Max Weber and Charismatic AuthorityCharisma and Icon; Creating a Social Space for Charismatic Authority; Obama as Polysemic Icon; Image at a Standstill; Bibliography; 3: A Social Icon: the ""Squart""; Squart Rue de la Bourse (Paris); Bibliography; 4: Philosophy as Memory; Bibliography; 5: Icons, Symbols, Cultures; General Considerations; The Body as Icon and Symbol; Notes; Bibliography; 6: Increasing Diversity in a Changing Europe; Introduction; Diversity, Migration and Political Cultures in France, Britain and Germany; The Case of Italy
  • The Communitarization of the Migration Policies and the Management of DiversityThe Convergence of Migration Policies in EU Countries; Bibliography; Second Part: Social Icons of the Body: Case-Studies; 7: The Play Actors: Fleeing Bodies, Remaining Prudishness or ....... Body Under Control?; Body Kept Distant and Under Control; Training and Techniques of Acting; Awareness of the Presence on Stage and Relation to the Technique; Body Instrument of the Artist - Physical Limits; The Links With the Personal Life - the Manners to Enter the Skin of the Character
  • The Instigator of the Vocation: Sensation, Pleasure, FeelingsEmbody: Give Substance to the Character.; Fill the Skin of the Character; Notes; Bibliography; 8: Body Cult and Consumption: Fashion and Beauty in the Construction of Lifestyles; Body: Both a Product and Producer of Culture; Body, Fashion and Identity; Body Cult in Numbers: The Recent Evolution of the Beauty Industry; The Research Field; Motivation; Notes; Bibliography; 9: Because also I am Worthy: the Male Body on the Stage; The Male Body as Significant Area in the Media
  • The Aesthetical Visibility of the Masculine Body from the Maquillage to the SurgeryPerformance, Bodies and Masculinity; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; 10: Spectacular Boobs. A Indepth Look at Sex-Themed Restaurants and Their Female Waitresses; Sexual Desire as A commodity: ""Sell Me Some Sex Today""; Sexuality and Ideology: ""Why Does it Make Us Feel so Good?""; Culture and Spectacle: ""The Hunger for the Bunny and All the Others""; Consumption and Desire: The Addiction to the Image; Conclusion: Sexual Desire Still Sells; What Happens Now?; Bibliography
  • 11: Southern Bodies: Bodies, Gender and Sexuality in World Society
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (439 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761849988
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001000384
  • (EBL)1123747
  • (SSID)ssj0000821506
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12392081
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000821506
  • (PQKBWorkID)10879274
  • (PQKB)11052494
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1123747
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001000384
Label
Acting bodies and social networks : a bridge between technology and working memory, edited and introduced by Bianca Maria Pirani and Ivan Varga, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Selected papers presented at the Research Committee 54 "The body in the social sciences" program of the International Sociological Associations's First World Forum of Sociology held in Barcelona on Sept. 4-8, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Conclusion; A Paradigm to Integrate Mind and Body; Notes; Foreword; Introduction; Bodies in Technology; The Invention of Technology; The Body is the Medium of Knowledge; Acting Bodies: A Bridge Between Technology and Working Memory; Bibliography; Volume One: The Body as Social Icon; First Part: Icon as Utopia; 1: Utopian Bodies; What is the Utopian Body?; Pumping Iron, or, the Utopian Body in History; The Global no Body and the Vulnerable Body in Pain; Filmography; Bibliography; 2: Obama as Charismatic Icon; Introduction
  • Max Weber and Charismatic AuthorityCharisma and Icon; Creating a Social Space for Charismatic Authority; Obama as Polysemic Icon; Image at a Standstill; Bibliography; 3: A Social Icon: the ""Squart""; Squart Rue de la Bourse (Paris); Bibliography; 4: Philosophy as Memory; Bibliography; 5: Icons, Symbols, Cultures; General Considerations; The Body as Icon and Symbol; Notes; Bibliography; 6: Increasing Diversity in a Changing Europe; Introduction; Diversity, Migration and Political Cultures in France, Britain and Germany; The Case of Italy
  • The Communitarization of the Migration Policies and the Management of DiversityThe Convergence of Migration Policies in EU Countries; Bibliography; Second Part: Social Icons of the Body: Case-Studies; 7: The Play Actors: Fleeing Bodies, Remaining Prudishness or ....... Body Under Control?; Body Kept Distant and Under Control; Training and Techniques of Acting; Awareness of the Presence on Stage and Relation to the Technique; Body Instrument of the Artist - Physical Limits; The Links With the Personal Life - the Manners to Enter the Skin of the Character
  • The Instigator of the Vocation: Sensation, Pleasure, FeelingsEmbody: Give Substance to the Character.; Fill the Skin of the Character; Notes; Bibliography; 8: Body Cult and Consumption: Fashion and Beauty in the Construction of Lifestyles; Body: Both a Product and Producer of Culture; Body, Fashion and Identity; Body Cult in Numbers: The Recent Evolution of the Beauty Industry; The Research Field; Motivation; Notes; Bibliography; 9: Because also I am Worthy: the Male Body on the Stage; The Male Body as Significant Area in the Media
  • The Aesthetical Visibility of the Masculine Body from the Maquillage to the SurgeryPerformance, Bodies and Masculinity; Conclusions; Notes; Bibliography; 10: Spectacular Boobs. A Indepth Look at Sex-Themed Restaurants and Their Female Waitresses; Sexual Desire as A commodity: ""Sell Me Some Sex Today""; Sexuality and Ideology: ""Why Does it Make Us Feel so Good?""; Culture and Spectacle: ""The Hunger for the Bunny and All the Others""; Consumption and Desire: The Addiction to the Image; Conclusion: Sexual Desire Still Sells; What Happens Now?; Bibliography
  • 11: Southern Bodies: Bodies, Gender and Sexuality in World Society
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (439 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761849988
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001000384
  • (EBL)1123747
  • (SSID)ssj0000821506
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12392081
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000821506
  • (PQKBWorkID)10879274
  • (PQKB)11052494
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1123747
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001000384

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