An Introduction to the Psychology of Hearing

Fifth Edition

This title has been reprinted under the BRILL imprint and has a new ISBN: 978-90-04-25242-4. To go to the new version, click here.

Table of contents

Preface to the Fifth Edition The nature of sound and the structure and function of the auditory system Absolute thresholds Frequency selectivity, masking and the critical band The perception of loudness Temporal processing in the auditory system Pitch perception Space perception Auditory pattern and object perception Speech perception Practical applications References Glossary Index