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Unformatted text preview: usic Language and music are universal to humans Oral language follows similar basic structural rules People in all cultures create and enjoy music Both based on sound Audition in Non human species Audition in Non human species Plays a huge role in communication Birdsong­ attracting mates, demarcating territories, announcing location, or presence Varies in diversity and complexity Areas of brain specializing for production and comprehension/ lateralization (left hemisphere) Echolocation Like sonar to identify what is in the s...
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This note was uploaded on 11/19/2010 for the course PSYCH 2275 taught by Professor Weiner,j. during the Spring '10 term at CUNY Hunter.

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