Fundamentals of Hearing: An Introduction

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Academic Press, 2007 - Medical - 338 pages
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The fifth edition of this successful introductory text on hearing sciences includes auditory, anatomy, physiology, psychoacoustics, and perception content. "Fundamentals of Hearing" is one of only a few textbooks that covers all of hearing at an introductory level. A meaningful introduction to hearing for students and a wealth of data and facts related to hearing for the professional. It it heavily illustrated with over 200 figures. Each chapter concludes with a Supplement section with additional resources about topics covered. Appendices provide background information to enable full comprehension of content. It contains a complete Glossary of terms from the American Standards Institute, a combined subject/author index, and a comprehensive bibliography.

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Basic text that we use for auditory perception. an excellent text. Read full review

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Yost is affiliated with the Family Hearing Institute, Loyola University, Chicao, Illinois.

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