Maintaining the excellent pedagogical features that made the previous editions highly lauded as well as keeping abreast of the latest research developments with the inclusion of new topics, the extensively updated Third Edition of a standard text provides a unified approach to the anatomy, physiology, psychology, and function of audition-ideal for hearing science courses concerned with psychological and/or physiological acoustics.
Features numerous new and revised drawings, tables, and photographs-improving students' comprehension of the material!
Proceeding from anatomy and physiology to psychoacoustics and speech perception-detailing the relationship between the auditory system's structure and function and the perception of sound-this practical volume
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"...The chapters are well balanced...the material is timely and accurate. Gelfand's exposition of concepts is clear." -- Noise Control Engineering Journal
"...a very good introductory text....." -- Australian Journal of Otolaryngology
"...recommended for all serious courses concerned with this field." -- Clinical Otolaryngology
"...well organized and covers each topic extensively....a welcome addition to any otologist's library." -- Otology and Neurotology
A textbook for an introductory graduate-level course in hearing sciences for students not assumed to have a background in either medicine or acoustics. Proceeds from anatomy and physiology to psychoacoustics and speech perception. The second edition is updated and revised, but does not aspire to cutting-edge treatment. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
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Book Description CRC Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0824701437
Book Description CRC Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110824701437
Book Description CRC Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0824701437 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0517925