Why Are We Attracted to Sad Music? by Sandra Garrido

By Sandra Garrido

In this e-book, views in psychology, aesthetics, background and philosophy are drawn upon to survey the price given to unhappy track through human societies all through historical past and this day. Why can we love hearing tune that makes us cry? This secret has questioned philosophers for hundreds of years and has a tendency to defy conventional types of feelings. Sandra Garrido offers empirical examine that illuminates the mental and contextual variables that effect our event of unhappy tune, its influence on our temper and psychological healthiness, and its usefulness in dealing with heartbreak and grief. by way of real-life examples, this publication makes use of utilized song psychology to illustrate the consequences of modern examine for using track in health-care and for health in daily life.

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