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Embodiment as First Affordance: Tinkering, Tuning, Tracking

Spatz, Ben (2017) Embodiment as First Affordance: Tinkering, Tuning, Tracking. Performance Philosophy, 2 (2). pp. 257-271. ISSN 2057-7176

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Abstract

In a diverse range of recent research activities, I have worked to develop productive distinctions between embodied knowledge, embodied practice, embodied technique, and embodied research; but I have settled for a brief gloss of the crucial descriptor ‘embodied’ (Spatz 2015, 11– 14).1 In this essay I offer a critical and philosophical approach to embodiment, explaining why we continue to need this concept and what I believe it can still do for us.

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Schools: School of Music, Humanities and Media > Centre for Psychophysical Research
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Depositing User: Benjamin Spatz
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2017 16:33
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2017 16:40
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/31101

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