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Published: 07 June 2018

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780198829355

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Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

Alan R. Harvey

  • The first book about music that discusses human evolution in detail
  • Offers new perspectives on the biological and cultural history of our species
  • Demonstrates the value of music in education and therapy
  • Links music with prosocial and altruistic behaviours
  • An up-to-date bibliography makes this volume a unique literature resource for academics, clinicians, therapists, educators, and teachers