How Hearing Shapes the Mind

October 31, 2012

Hour 2:           How do the sounds we hear affect our lives and why do we automatically focus on some sounds – like spoken words or music – and ignore others? We’ll talk this hour with Seth Horowitz [1], neuroscientist and assistant research professor at Brown University. He digs deep into the topic in his book “The Universal Sense: How Hearing Shapes the Mind” (Bloomsbury USA, 2012).

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[1] Seth Horowitz: http://advancedbrain.com/sethhorowitz.html

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/164062622/KERA_164062622.mp3

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