How Pleasant Sounds Promote and Annoying Sounds Impede Health: A Cognitive Approach

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This theoretical paper addresses the cognitive functions via which quiet and in general pleasurable sounds promote and annoying sounds impede health. The article comprises a literature analysis and an interpretation of how the bidirectional influence of appraising the environment and the feelings of the perceiver can be understood in terms of core affect… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/ijerph10041439

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@inproceedings{Andringa2013HowPS, title={How Pleasant Sounds Promote and Annoying Sounds Impede Health: A Cognitive Approach}, author={Tjeerd C. Andringa and J. Jolie L. Lanser}, booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health}, year={2013} }