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Simulazione incarnata, estetica e architettura: un approccio estetico sperimentale

  • Vittorio Gallese
  • Alessandro Gattara

This chapter, written by a cognitive neuroscientist and an architect, endeavors to suggest why and how cognitive neuroscience should investigate our relationship with aesthetics and architecture—framing this empirical approach as experimental aesthetics. The term experimental aesthetics specifically refers to the scientific investigation of the brain-body physiological correlates of the aesthetic experience of particular human symbolic expressions, such as works of art and architecture. The notion “aesthetics” is used here mainly in its bodily connotation, as it refers to the sensorimotor and affective aspects of our experience of these particular perceptual objects.

  • Keywords:
  • mirror neurons,
  • experimental aesthetics,
  • embodied simulation,
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Vittorio Gallese

University of Parma, Italy - ORCID: 0000-0003-4815-3607

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Chapter Title

Simulazione incarnata, estetica e architettura: un approccio estetico sperimentale

Authors

Vittorio Gallese, Alessandro Gattara

Language

Italian

DOI

10.36253/978-88-5518-286-7.10

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2021

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Book Title

La mente in architettura

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Neuroscienze, incarnazione e il futuro del design

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Sarah Robinson, Juhani Pallasmaa, Matteo Zambelli

Peer Reviewed

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240

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2021

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© 2021 Firenze University Press

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Ricerche. Architettura, Pianificazione, Paesaggio, Design

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2975-0350

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