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Objectives and methods

Carol L. Krumhansl

in Cognitive Foundations of Musical Pitch

Published in print November 2001 | ISBN: 9780195148367
Published online April 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199893201 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195148367.003.0001

Series: Oxford Psychology Series

Objectives and methods

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This chapter begins by distinguishing between the objective (external) and the subjective (internal) experience of music. It then discusses the study of music from the perspective of cognitive psychology. An overview of the subsequent chapters is presented.

Keywords: music; cognitive psychology; musical experience; musical cognition

Chapter.  5339 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cognitive Psychology

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