The emotional & embodied nature of human understanding: making meaning in shared projects of discovery

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Abstract

This talk examines the emotional, embodied nature of human understanding before it achieves linguistic expression, as a route to understanding basic principles of social awareness, affective contact, and learning, and how to work with them.
Original languageEnglish
Pages1-17
Number of pages17
Publication statusPublished - 9 Sep 2016
EventChildren’s Voices in Contemporary Australia - University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Duration: 8 Sep 2016 → …

Conference

ConferenceChildren’s Voices in Contemporary Australia
CountryAustralia
CityMelbourne
Period8/09/16 → …

Keywords

  • goal-directed social organisation
  • human understanding
  • motor intentionality
  • meaning making
  • autism

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Delafield-Butt, J. (2016). The emotional & embodied nature of human understanding: making meaning in shared projects of discovery. 1-17. Children’s Voices in Contemporary Australia, Melbourne, Australia.