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Ubiquitous Listening : Affect, Attention, and Distributed Subjectivity

Author: Anahid Kassabian
Publisher: Berkerley : University of California Press, 2013.
Series: Fletcher Jones Foundation humanities imprint.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How does the constant presence of music in modern life-on iPods, in shops and elevators, on television-affect the way we listen? With so much of this sound, whether imposed or chosen, only partially present to us, is the act of listening degraded by such passive listening? In Ubiquitous Listening, Anahid Kassabian investigates the many sounds that surround us and argues that this ubiquity has led to different kinds  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kassabian, Anahid.
Ubiquitous Listening : Affect, Attention, and Distributed Subjectivity.
Berkerley : University of California Press, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anahid Kassabian
ISBN: 9780520954861 0520954866 9781299276871 1299276873
OCLC Number: 830161947
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (184 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Ubiquitous Listening; 2. Listening to Video Art and the Problem of Too Many Homelands; 3. ""BOOM!"" Is the Next Big Thing; 4. Musicals Hit the Small Screen; 5. Improvising Diasporan Identities: Armenian Jazz; 6. Would You Like Some World Music with Your Latte?; Conclusion; Notes; Works Cited; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W.
Series Title: Fletcher Jones Foundation humanities imprint.
Responsibility: Anahid Kassabian.
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How does the constant presence of music in modern life - on iPods, in shops and elevators, on television - affect the way we listen? In this title, the author investigates many sounds that surround  Read more...

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