Language and Music as Cognitive Systems by Patrick Rebuschat,Martin Rohmeier,John A. Hawkins,Ian

By Patrick Rebuschat,Martin Rohmeier,John A. Hawkins,Ian Cross,Martin Rohrmeier

The previous 15 years have witnessed an expanding curiosity within the comparative research of language and tune as cognitive structures. Language and tune are uniquely human features, so it's not dazzling that this curiosity spans essentially all branches of cognitive technological know-how, together with psychology, computing device technology, linguistics, cognitive neuroscience, and schooling. Underlying the research of language and song is the belief that the comparability of those domain names can shed
light at the structural and practical houses of every, whereas additionally serving as a try case for theories of ways the brain and, finally, the mind work.

This publication provides an interdisciplinary examine of language and tune, bringing jointly a group of top experts throughout those fields. the amount is established round 4 center components within which the research of track and language has been rather fruitful: (i) structural comparisons, (ii) evolution, (iii) studying and processing, and (iv) neuroscience. As such it presents a photo of the several study strands that experience all for language and tune, picking out present traits and
methodologies which have been (or can be) utilized to the research of either domain names, and outlining destiny study instructions. This quantity is effective in selling the research of language and track through fostering interdisciplinary dialogue and collaboration.

With an ever expanding curiosity in either tune cognition and language, this booklet should be priceless for college students and researchers of psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, and musicology.

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