December 2015; p ublished online December 2015 .
Book. Subjects: Electromagnetism, Optics, and Acoustics. 160 pages.
Sound is integral to how we experience the world, in the form of noise as well as music. But what is sound? What is the physical basis of pitch and harmony? And how are sound waves...
in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics
P ublished online August 2017 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 4913 words.
I. Theoretical Overview II. Articulation, Acoustics, and Cognition III. Recent Approaches to Sound IV. Expressivity V. Sound Effects and Sound
June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .
Book. Subjects: Media Studies. 184 pages.
This book is a study of sounds that aims to write the resonance and response they call for. It seeks to critique existing models in the expanding field of sound studies and draw attention...
October 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .
Book. Subjects: Philosophy of Mind. 208 pages.
Vision dominates philosophical thinking about perception, and theorizing about experience in cognitive science traditionally has focused on a visual model. This book presents a systematic...
in The Oxford Handbook of the Study of Religion
November 2016; p ublished online June 2017 .
Article. Subjects: Music and Religion. 5789 words.
Sounding or listening practices are central to most forms of religious activity, and in some traditions particular spirits or deities, even the universe itself, may be associated with...
in The Aesthetics of Music
June 1999; p ublished online November 2003 .
Chapter. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 8905 words.
Is an exploration of the metaphysics of sound, arguing that sounds are not properties of the objects that emit them but ‘secondary objects’, which can be isolated in an ‘acousmatic’...