Musicophilia

From the bestselling author of Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.

Musicophilia

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Musicophilia
Language: en
Pages: 425
Authors: Oliver Sacks
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Picador USA

From the bestselling author of Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.
Musicophilia
Language: en
Pages: 425
Authors: Oliver Sacks
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Vintage

The author draws on the individual experiences of patients, musicians, composers, and ordinary people to explore the complex human response to music and how music can affect those suffering from a variety of ailments.
Musicophilia
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Oliver Sacks
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-23 - Publisher: Vintage

Revised and Expanded With the same trademark compassion and erudition he brought to The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks explores the place music occupies in the brain and how it affects the human condition. In Musicophilia, he shows us a variety of what he calls
Musicophilia
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Oliver Sacks
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-12 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

‘A humane discourse on the fragility of our minds, of the bodies that give rise to them, and of the world they create for us. This book is filled with wonders’ Daily Telegraph Oliver Sacks’ compassionate tales of people struggling to adapt to different neurological conditions have fundamentally changed the
Musicophilia in Mumbai
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tejaswini Niranjana
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

"MUSICOPHILIA IN MUMBAI examines the popularity of Hindustani-North Indian-music in Mumbai from the late 19th century to the present by seeking to understand the historical context through which the music entered into and structured urban spaces. Tejaswini Niranjana argues that the formation of an aural community around Hindustani music engendered