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Contextual Approaches in Communication

Edited By Corina Daba-Buzoianu, Hasan Arslan and Mehmet Ali Icbay

Contexual Approaches in Communication is a collection of papers by researchers from several different institutions on a wide range of communication issues: social responsibility, social media, cyberbullying, interpersonal communication, gender issues and the impact of Facebook, advertising, television and mobese cameras. The book addresses educators, researchers, social students and teachers and it will also be useful to all those who interact, one way or another, with both students and teachers in a communication context.
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Body: A Means of Expression



The body, which is the backbone of all objective and subjective qualifications, is what attaches “Homo sapiens” to the emergence of modern humans anatomically 200,000 years ago in Africa, attaining modern behaviour almost 50,000 years ago. The idea is that the Homo sapiens have characteristics distinguishing humans from animals. Trying to understand their existence, human beings observed nature and tried to change some features found in nature, but not in themselves, by means of their strength of mind. The most basic activity of humans is to maintain their physical existence. Thus, they carry out various activities to meet their requirements. While humans constantly reproduce themselves by the virtue of these activities, they also shape their own history with their productive activities.

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