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People Live in Bodies, Bodies Live in Spaces

People Live in Bodies, Bodies Live in Spaces

We’ve had in the last 20 years a kind of ocean of new information about how the brain actually works. Most of that was confirming the precepts of embodied cognition, and also going beyond it in certain ways, showing how multisensory our apprehension of the environment is.

What we now know about human cognition and perception, the built environments we inhabit are drastically more important than we ever thought they were.

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