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All Posts Tagged With: "evolution"

Music and Evolution: Music and the Neanderthal’s Communication

Scientist Stephen Mithen offers his theory that, while Neanderthals had no actual language, they communicated through music.

May 21st, 2009 | 30 comments

Music and the Brain: Are Humans Wired for Music?

Oliver Sacks discusses how the human brain is wired for language and how this may apply to the human capacity for music.

May 21st, 2009 | 44 comments

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Part Two

In part two of the interview with Daniel Levitin, learn about his take on the purpose of music and different arguments for the evolutionary origin of music.

May 20th, 2009 | 2 comments

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Part Three

In part three of Daniel Levitin's interview, learn about the medical implications of the research investigating the relationships between cognition and music.

May 20th, 2009 | 5 comments

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