Music and the Mind

Music and the Mind

Book - 1993
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"Writing with grace and clarity...he touches on everything from the evolution of the Western tonal system, to the Freudian theory of music as infantile escapism, to the differing roles o the right and left brain in perceiving music."
WALL STREET JOURNAL
Drawing on his own life long passion for music and synthesizing the theories of Plato, Schopenhauer, Stravinsky, Nietzsche, Bartok, and others, distinguished author and psychologist Anthony Storr illuminates music's deep beauty and timeless truth and why and how music is one of the fundamental activities of mankind.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Ballantine Books, 1993.
Edition: 1st Ballantine Books ed.
ISBN: 9780345383181
Branch Call Number: 781.11 STO
Characteristics: x, 212 p. ; 21 cm.

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