The Resource Music in the human experience : an introduction to music psychology, Donald A. Hodges and David C. Sebald

Music in the human experience : an introduction to music psychology, Donald A. Hodges and David C. Sebald

Label
Music in the human experience : an introduction to music psychology
Title
Music in the human experience
Title remainder
an introduction to music psychology
Statement of responsibility
Donald A. Hodges and David C. Sebald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
All human societies in every corner of the globe engage in music. For many, it occupies a primary role. Taken collectively, these musical experiences are widely varied, hugely complex affairs. How did human beings come to be musical creatures? How and why do our bodies respond to music? Why do people have emotional responses to music? This textbook seeks to understand and explain these phenomena that are at the core of what it means to be a human being. Music in the Human Experience: An Introduction to Music Psychology is a textbook for college courses in music psychology, primarily geared to
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
781/.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3830
LC item number
.H47 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Music in the human experience : an introduction to music psychology, Donald A. Hodges and David C. Sebald
Publication
Note
  • CD-ROM contains interactive tutorials to accompany book
  • Some online versions lack accompanying media packaged with the printed version
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 362-426) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Introducing music psychology -- What is music psychology? -- Philosophical issues in music psychology -- How we came to be musical -- Music around the world and across time -- Part II: Perceiving, understanding and responding to music -- Acoustical foundations of music -- Musical hearing -- Psychoacoustics and the perception of music -- Music cognition -- Music and the brain -- Bodily responses to music -- Musical emotions -- Part III: Being musical -- The musical person -- Music performance -- The psychology of music learning -- Music and health -- Music in social contexts
Control code
ocn709802854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 439 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203834978
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b25448353
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709802854
  • pebco0203834976

Library Locations

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