The Alexander Principle

The Alexander Principle : How to Use Your Body without Stress

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F. M. Alexander's technique to heal without medical aid, but by the correct use of posture and movement, has a worldwide following, and has done ever since it was first pioneered over a century ago. The Alexander Principle is a method of mind and body re-education that reduces stress and muscle tension and revitalises all who practise it. Dr Wilfred Barlow studied under F. M. Alexander himself, and this pioneering book, The Alexander Principle, is now a classic. Recently updated, it is essential reading for everyone interested in the technique.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 128 x 192 x 20mm | 240.41g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion mass market paperback
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • b&w photos, drawings
  • 0752843907
  • 9780752843902

Table of contents

The Alexander principle; use and misuse; balance; rest; medical diagnosis; use and disease; mental health; the psycho-mechanics of sex; personal growth; teaching the principle; learning the principle; applying the principle. Appendix: a short biography of Alexander.show more

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