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Information about Hearing, Communication, and Understanding

This free, online textbook/course will address the following topics:  "•What is the nature of sound? •What mechanism allows us to process sounds with great precision—from the softest whisper to the roar of a jet engine, from a high-pitched whistle to a low rumble? •What are the roles of hearing, processing, and speaking in human communication? •What happens when the hearing mechanism is altered or damaged? How does sound processing change?...

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