Tuesday, November 25, 2008

The World in Six Songs

That is the name of rock musician turned neuroscientist, Daniel J. Levitin's latest book. Interesting enough, he argues that music is a core element of human identity, paving the way for language, cooperative work projects and the recording of our lives and history. Throughout his study, he claims there are six types of songs that help us achieve these goals. If you're anything like me, than mixing music and science will get you all gitty inside! Can't wait to give it a read.

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