The Audible Past

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822330134
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He's come here to give us the lowdown on how the technology evolved. Think of the book as a kind of sonic map of the origins of the way we listen to things around us, as a primer for the sonically perplexed."--Paul D. Miller a.k.a.

The Audible Past

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822384250
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The Audible Past explores the cultural origins of sound reproduction.

The Audible Past

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
ISBN:
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He's come here to give us the lowdown on how the technology evolved. Think of the book as a kind of sonic map of the origins of the way we listen to things around us, as a primer for the sonically perplexed."--Paul D. Miller a.k.a.

Mp3

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822352877
Size: 41.48 MB
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Jonathan Sterne shows that understanding the historical meaning of the MP3, the world's most common format for recorded audio, involves rethinking the place of digital technologies in the broader universe of twentieth-century communication ...

The Sound Studies Reader

Author: Jonathan Sterne
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415771307
Size: 71.10 MB
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The collection begins with an introduction to welcome novice readers to the field and acquaint them with key themes and concepts in sound studies.

Sound Recording

Author: David Morton
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801883989
Size: 24.50 MB
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Looks at the history of recorded music and technology of the industry from Thomas Edison's invention of the phonograph in 1876 to the MP3 players.

Keywords In Sound

Author: David Novak
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822375494
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Keywords in Sound charts the philosophical debates and core problems in defining, classifying and conceptualizing sound, and sets new challenges for the development of sound studies. Contributors.

Sound Of Africa

Author: Louise Meintjes
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822330141
Size: 53.12 MB
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DIVAn ethnography of the recording of Mbaqanga music, that examines its relation to issues of identity, South African politics, and global political economy./div "Well researched and unbiased, "Sound of Africa!" is an authentic account of ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Sound Studies

Author: Trevor Pinch
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195388941
Size: 27.58 MB
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Written by the world's leading scholars and researchers in sound studies, this handbook offers new and engaging perspectives on the significance of sound in its material and cultural forms.

Aurality

Author: Ana María Ochoa Gautier
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822376261
Size: 40.65 MB
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In this audacious book, Ana María Ochoa Gautier explores how listening has been central to the production of notions of language, music, voice, and sound that determine the politics of life.