Can we really read people from their body gesture and language?
This is a good book talking about all kinds of body gesture and sign, how they related to what people thinks and their culture.
Starting from our glancing eyes - the way we look at one another; our waving hands - different forms of hand-waving in different countries; to some sexual signals during the course of human copulatory activites.
As proposed by the author and some formal researches, there is an ascending scale of intimacies - the Sexual Sequence: (1)Eye to Body, (2) Eye to Eye, (3) Voice to Voice, (4) Hand to Hand, (5) Arm to Shoulder, (6) Arm to Waist, (7) Mouth to Mouth, (8) Hand to Head, (9) Hand to Body, (10) Mouth to breast, (11) Hand to Genitals, (12) Genitals to Genitals. This sequence varies considerably, with any preliminary stage may be shortened or omitted.
These are all interesting. Before reading this book, I have never thought of these so complicated with theory supports behide....Continua