By Aniruddh D. Patel
Within the first entire examine of the connection among track and language from the perspective of cognitive neuroscience, Aniruddh D. Patel demanding situations the frequent trust that song and language are processed independently. seeing that Plato's time, the connection among tune and language has attracted curiosity and debate from a variety of thinkers. lately, medical examine in this subject has been becoming quickly, as students from various disciplines, together with linguistics, cognitive technology, tune cognition, and neuroscience are attracted to the music-language interface as a technique to discover the level to which diversified psychological skills are processed through separate mind mechanisms. therefore, the appropriate information and theories were unfold throughout a variety of disciplines. This quantity presents the 1st synthesis, arguing that song and language percentage deep and significant connections, and that comparative examine offers a robust solution to examine the cognitive and neural mechanisms underlying those uniquely human abilities.
Winner of the 2008 ASCAP Deems Taylor Award.