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By Don Ihde

New and accelerated version of the now vintage examine within the phenomenology of sound.

Listening and Voice is an up to date and increased variation of Don Ihde’s groundbreaking 1976 vintage within the research of sound. starting from the event of sound via language, track, faith, and silence, transparent examples and illustrations take the reader into the real and infrequently missed function of the auditory in human existence. Ihde’s newly additional preface, creation, and chapters expand those sound reviews to the applied sciences of sound, together with musical instrumentation, listening to aids, and the hot staff of medical applied sciences which make infra- and ultra-sound on hand to human experience.

“…an imaginitive software of phenomenological research … this hugely obtainable paintings creatively engages phenomenological thoughts … it's going to entice readers in lots of varied disciplines—from philosophy to musicology to psychology and linguistics.” — CHOICE

“…finally, a little-known gem has reappeared … transparent, common sense examples dominate this sagacious book.” — ThScore

“The importance and value of the subject, and centrality of the subject to a selected box of research, is at once with regards to Ihde’s robust popularity. His paintings is primary to any research of the interface among the human physique and know-how, and his acceptance all started with, and nonetheless contains, the 1st version of this booklet. He has been very important to the sector for thirty years and keeps to give a contribution new insights.” — Lenore Langsdorf, coeditor of getting better Pragmatism’s Voice: The Classical culture, Rorty, and the Philosophy of Communication

“This ebook is pathbreaking. it really is nonetheless the single designated phenomenology of listening and voice that we've got. Philosophy, up until eventually Ihde, was once captivated with visible illustration and visible metaphors. Ihde contrasts visible belief with aural experiments, blending up the examples and conversing approximately pop song and opera within the related analytical voice.” — Trevor Pinch, coauthor of Analog Days: the discovery and impression of the Moog Synthesizer

Don Ihde is exclusive Professor of Philosophy at Stony Brook college, country college of latest York. he's the writer of many books, together with Experimental Phenomenology: An creation, additionally released by way of SUNY Press, and our bodies in Technology.

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