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Published: 14 March 2013

612 Pages | 39 illus.


ISBN: 9780199995813

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The Oxford Handbook of Sound Studies

Edited by Trevor Pinch and Karin Bijsterveld

Oxford Handbooks in Music

  • Each chapter offers original research on sound as experienced in science, technology, and medicine
  • First book to cover material and cultural practices of sound in science, technology, and medicine
  • Includes latest digital practices of sound in video games, movies, iPods, and computers
  • Outlines new types of listening practices
  • Features an impressive range of historical examples, from classical antiquity to present

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