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

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

Label
This is your brain on music : the science of a human obsession
Title
This is your brain on music
Title remainder
the science of a human obsession
Statement of responsibility
Daniel J. Levitin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levitin, Daniel J
Dewey number
781/.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3830
LC item number
.L38 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Music
Label
This is your brain on music : the science of a human obsession, Daniel J. Levitin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277] - 306) and index
Contents
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 fhythm, 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
Control code
ocn148697082
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9780452288522
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 962456
  • (OCoLC)148697082
Label
This is your brain on music : the science of a human obsession, Daniel J. Levitin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277] - 306) and index
Contents
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 fhythm, 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
Control code
ocn148697082
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9780452288522
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 962456
  • (OCoLC)148697082

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