Pitch Perception - Pitch Perception Place theory Holds that perception of pitch corresponds to the vibration of different portions or places along the

Pitch Perception - Pitch Perception Place theory Holds that...

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Pitch Perception Place theory- Holds that perception of pitch corresponds to the vibration of different portions, or places, along the basilar membrane. Assumes: Hair cells at various locations respond independently and that different sets of hair cells are vibrated by different sound frequencies. The brain then detects the frequency of a tone according to which area along the basilar membrane is
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