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Author Trower, Shelley, 1975-
Title Senses of vibration : a history of the pleasure and pain of sound / Shelley Trower.
Published New York : Continuum, c2012.
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 Floor2  BF353.5.N65 T76 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 214 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [193}-209) and index.
Contents Introduction : hearing vibrations -- Nervous motions -- Psychophysical sensations and spiritual vibrations -- Wires, rays and radio waves -- Pathological motions : railway shock, street noises, earthquakes -- Sexual health : sewing machines, bicycle spine, the vibrator.
Subject Sound -- Psychological aspects.
Sound -- Physiological effect.
Vibration -- Physiological effect.
Sound in literature.
Sensory stimulation.
ISBN 144116197X (hbk.)
9781441161970 (hbk.)
9781441148636 (pbk.)
1441148639 (pbk.)
OCLC number 657603272