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Erin Manning

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780262134903

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262134903.001.0001

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Grace Taking Form: Marey’s Movement Machines

Grace Taking Form: Marey’s Movement Machines

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(p.83) 5 Grace Taking Form: Marey’s Movement Machines
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Relationscapes
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Erin Manning

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The MIT Press
DOI:10.7551/mitpress/9780262134903.003.0009

This chapter focuses on examining those movement machines that have been developed by researchers such as Étienne-Jules Marey, to investigate the grace involved in movement of the human body. These machines were invented by the researchers to identify and reveal the invisible aspect of grace involved in movements of the human body. Different techniques of perception have been developed by researchers and used as new kinds of sensing machines to investigate and identify the grace involved in different modes of movement. The chapter also finds that these movement machines helped Étienne-Jules Marey to perform different kinds of measurements to prove his theory that movements involve a certain grace.

Keywords:   movement machine, human body, grace, sensing machine, measurement

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