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Body Language For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-119-95351-7
Paperback
380 pages
March 2012
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Introduction 1

Part I: In the Beginning Was the Gesture 7

Chapter 1: Defining Body Language 9

Chapter 2: Looking Closer at Non-verbal Gestures 37

Part II: Starting at the Top 47

Chapter 3: Heading to the Heart of the Matter 49

Chapter 4: Watching Facial Expressions 67

Chapter 5: The Eyes Have It 83

Chapter 6: Mastering Lip Reading 103

Part III: The Trunk: Limbs and Roots 119

Chapter 7: Taking It From the Torso 121

Chapter 8: Arming Yourself 139

Chapter 9: It's in the Palm of Your Hand 157

Chapter 10: Standing Your Ground 185

Chapter 11: Playing with Props 201

Part IV: Putting the Body into Social and Business Context 217

Chapter 12: Being Aware of Territorial Rights and Regulations 219

Chapter 13: Rating, Dating, and Mating: Using the Body in Courting Behaviour 241

Chapter 14: Interviewing, Influencing, and Playing Politics 263

Chapter 15: Crossing the Cultural Divide 289

Chapter 16: Reading the Signs 307

Part V: The Part of Tens 315

Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Spot Deception 317

Chapter 18: Ten Ways to Reveal Your Attractiveness 325

Chapter 19: Ten Ways to Find Out About Someone Without Asking 331

Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Improve Your Silent Communication 339

Index 345

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