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Published: 18 July 2013

392 Pages


ISBN: 9780199654888

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The Emotional Power of Music

Multidisciplinary perspectives on musical arousal, expression, and social control

Edited by Tom Cochrane, Bernardino Fantini, and Klaus R. Scherer

Series in Affective Science

  • A multidisciplinary overview of a burgeoning field of study in the sciences and the humanities, offering unique perspectives on the relationship between music and emotion
  • Includes interviews with musicians, offering more personal and deeper insights into this complex relationship
  • Written to be accessible for non-specialists, enabling those without background knowledge to appreciate the relationship between music and emotion

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