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By Sandra Garrido

In this ebook, views in psychology, aesthetics, historical past and philosophy are drawn upon to survey the price given to unhappy song through human societies all through background and this present 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 provides empirical study that illuminates the mental and contextual variables that impact our adventure of unhappy song, 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 tune psychology to illustrate the results of contemporary learn for using track in health-care and for wellness in daily life.

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Why Are We Attracted to Sad Music?

During this e-book, views in psychology, aesthetics, historical past and philosophy are drawn upon to survey the price given to unhappy track by means of human societies all through historical past and at the present time. Why will we love hearing track that makes us cry? This secret has wondered philosophers for hundreds of years and has a tendency to defy conventional types of feelings.

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