Kinesics and Proxemics
by Tatiana Roberson
The definition of both kinesics and proxemics
Kinetics is the study of body movements, gestures, facial expressions, etc., as a means of communication.
Proxemics is the study of the cultural, behavioral, and sociological aspects of spatial distances between individuals.
Kinesics example 1
This is showing that he is frustrated or mad by his hands on his head and the irritated look he's making.
Kinesics example 2
This is showing that she is proud or happy by her fingers and smile.
Kinesics example 3
This shows the girl is worried by her facial expressions.
Proxemics example 1
This pictures is showing that the 2 people are having issues by how far apart they're sitting and their body language.
Proxemics example 2
This picture is showing that the 2 men are obviously friends and are happy.
Proxemics example 3
This picture is showing the 2 people are a couple because of how close they are and because they're holding hands.