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In Pursuit of Silence: Listening for Meaning in a World of Noise
Listening to doctors, neuroscientists, acoustical engineers, monks, activists, educators, marketers, and aggrieved citizens, George Prochnik examines why we began to be so loud as a society, what it is that gets lost when we can no longer find quiet, and what are the benefits of decluttering our sonic world.
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Melvil Decimal System (DDC)155.9115 — Philosophy and Psychology Psychology Developmental And Differential Psychology Environmental psychology Influence of physical environment and conditions Influence of sensory stimuli Sound
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