Music, Neuroscience, and the Psychology of Well-Being: A Précis

  title={Music, Neuroscience, and the Psychology of Well-Being: A Pr{\'e}cis},
  author={Adam M. Croom},
  journal={Frontiers in Psychology},
  • Adam M. Croom
  • Published 2 January 2012
  • Psychology
  • Frontiers in Psychology
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