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Music Perception

  • By: Daniel J. Levitin & Anna K. Tirovolas
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Most people assume that the world is just as they perceive it to be. But experiments have forced researchers to confront the reality that this is not the case. What we perceive represents the end of a chain of mental events ...