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This is your brain on music : the science of a human obsession / Daniel J. Levitin.

Levitin, Daniel J. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library 781 LEV (Text) 840191001798171 Teen - Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780452288522 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: x, 322p. : ill. ; 21cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Plume, 2007,c2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-300) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: I love music and I love science-- why would I want to mix the two? -- What is music? : from pitch to timbre -- Foot tapping : discerning rhythm, loudness, and harmony -- Behind the curtain : music and the mind machine -- Anticipation : what we expect from Liszt (and Ludacris) -- You know my name, look up the number : how we categorize music -- After dessert, Crick was still four seats away from me : music, emotion, and the reptilian brain -- What makes a musician? : expertise dissected -- My favorite things : why do we like the music we like? -- The music instinct : evolution's #1 hit.
Subject: Music > Psychological aspects.

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