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The Prehistory of Music: Human Evolution, Archaeology, and the Origins of Musicality

  • Author: Morley, Iain

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Contents

  • Preface
  • Listof Illustrations
  • 1 Conceiving Music in Prehistory
  • 2 Implications of Music in Hunter-Gatherer Societies
  • 3 Palaeolithic Music Archaeology 1: Pipes
  • 4 Palaeolithic Music Archaeology 2: Other Sound Producers
  • 5 The Palaeoanthropology of Vocalisation 1: Vocal Anatomy
  • 6 The Palaeoanthropology of Vocalisation 2: The Brain and Hearing
  • 7 Neurological Relationships Between Music and Speech
  • 8 Vocal Versatility and Complexity in an Evolutionary Context
  • 9 Vocal Control and Corporeal Control - Vocalisation, Gesture, Rhythm, Movement and Emotion
  • 10 Emotion and Communication in Music
  • 11 Rationales for Music in Evolution
  • 12 Conclusions
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index