Touching Space, Placing Touch

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Mark Paterson, Martin Dodge
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2012 - Social Science - 271 pages
Bringing together essays by researchers, this book provides a comprehensive review of contemporary thinking of touch and tactility, with coverage of a range of theoretical and empirical topics necessary for a full understanding of the changing nature of touch in relation to space, place and culture.
 

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Contents

List of Figures and Tables
Encountering
Touching the Beach
Exploring
Corporeal
How to get intoTouch
6
7
The Place
The Space between
Intrabody Touching and the Overlife Sized of Jenny Saville
Sensing theMaterial Impacts of Intangible Encounters
Index
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About the author (2012)

Mark Paterson is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication, at the University of Pittsburgh, USA and Scholar in Residence at Duquesne University, and Martin Dodge is a Senior Lecturer in Human Geography at the University of Manchester, UK.

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