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Title Music in the social and behavioral sciences : an encyclopedia / William Forde Thompson, Macquarie University, editor ; Alexandra Lamont, Keele University, Richard Parncutt, University of Graz, Frank A. Russo, Ryerson University, associate editors
Published Los Angeles : SAGE areference, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxxviii, 1310 pages)) : illustrations
Contents v. 1. A-I -- v. 2. J-Z, Appendix, Index
Summary This is a definitive reference resource to take a broad interdisciplinary approach to the nexus between music and the social and behavioral sciences examines how music affects human beings and their interactions in and with the world. The interdisciplinary nature of the work provides a starting place for students to situate the status of music within the social sciences in fields such as anthropology, communications, psychology, linguistics, sociology, sports, political science and economics, as well as biology and the health sciences
Notes "Sage reference."
Actually published in Thousand Oaks, California
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Music -- Psychological aspects -- Encyclopedias.
Music -- Social aspects -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Form Electronic book
Author Lamont, Alexandra, editor
Parncutt, Richard, 1957- editor
Russo, Frank A., editor
Thompson, William Forde, editor
ISBN 1452283028 (electronic bk.)
9781452283029 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ;) (alk. paper)
(hardcover ;) (alk. paper)