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Descriptor in English: Kinesics
Descriptor in Spanish: Cinésica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cinésica
Descriptor in French: Kinésique
Entry term(s): Body Language
Body Languages
Language, Body
Languages, Body
Tree number(s): F01.145.209.530.538
Scope note: Systematic study of the body and the use of its static and dynamic position as a means of communication.
Annotation: do not confuse with KINETICS or KINESIS
History Note: 68
See also the descriptors: Posture MeSH
DeCS UI: 7872
Descriptor UI: D007697
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Kinesics - Preferred
Concept UI M0012041
Scope note Systematic study of the body and the use of its static and dynamic position as a means of communication.
Preferred term Kinesics
Body Language - Narrower
Concept UI M0012040
Preferred term Body Language
Entry term(s) Body Languages
Language, Body
Languages, Body



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