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Darwin Correspondence Project

From Chauncey Wright   3 September 1874

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Summary

Writes at length on the origins and meanings of particular head movements as used to express assent or disagreement, especially the sideways movements of the head as an expression of consideration or contemplation.

Also discusses space and colour perception.

Summary

Writes at length on the origins and meanings of particular head movements as used to express assent or disagreement, especially the sideways movements of the head as an expression of consideration or contemplation.

Also discusses space and colour perception.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9624
From
Chauncey Wright
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Cambridge Mass.
Source of text
DAR 181: 172, 173 f. 6
Physical description
12pp †

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9624,” accessed on 22 September 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9624

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 22

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