The recommendations of  Puiu Lățea, sociologist


Mechanical Sound: Technology, Culture, and Public Problems of Noise in the Twentieth Century

Karin Bijsterveld, (Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2008)

City of Noise: Sound and Nineteenth-Century Paris

Aimée Boutin, (Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2015)

The Auditory Culture Reader

Michael Bull and Les Back (eds.), (Oxford: Berg, 2003)

An Atmospherics of the City: Baudelaire and the Poetics of Noise

Ross Chambers, (New York: Fordham University Press, 2015)

Village Bells: Sound and Meaning in the Nineteenth-Century French Countryside

Alain Corbin, (New York: Columbia University Press, 1998)

Sublime Noise: Musical Culture and the Modernist Writer

Josh Epstein, (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014)

Hearing Cultures: Essays on Sound, Listening and Modernity

Veit Erlmann (ed.), (Oxford: Berg, 2004)

“Places sensed, senses placed: toward a sensuous epistemology of environments”, în Empire of the Senses: The Sensual Culture Reader

Steven Feld, David Howes (ed.), (Oxford and New York, Berg, 2005)

“The language of the forest: landscape and phonological iconism in Umeda”, în The Anthropology of Landscape: Perspectives on Place and Space

Alfred Gell, Eric Hirsch and Michael O’Hanlon (eds.), (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995)

Culture and the Senses: Bodily Ways of Knowing in an African Community

Kathryn Linn Geurts, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002)

The Senses Considered as Perceptual Systems

James J. Gibson, (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1966)

The Perception of the Environment: Essays on Livelihood, Dwelling and Skill

Tim Ingold, (London: Routledge, 2000)

“Against Soundscape,” în Autumn Leaves: Sound and Envirnment in Artistic Practice

Tim Ingold, Angus Carlyle (ed.), (Paris: Double Entendre, 2007)

Imagining Landscapes: Past, Present and Future

Monica Jankowski and Tim Ingold (eds.), (Lanham, Ashgate, 2015)

“Thinking and Acting with Iron” în Understanding Practice

Janet D. Keller and Charles M. Keller, Jean Lave and Seth Chaiklin (ed.), (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993)

Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life

Brandon LaBelle, (New York: Continuum, 2010)

Sounds of Modern History: Auditory Cultures in 19th and 20thCentury Europe

Daniel Morat (ed.), (New York: Berghahn Books, 2014)

Keywords in Sound

David Novak, Matt Sakakeeny (eds.), (Durham: Duke University Press, 2015)

The Oxford Handbook of Sound Studies

Trevor Pinch and Karin Bijsterveld (eds.), (Oxford: Oxford Unversity Press, 2012)

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

Oliver Sacks, (New York: Knopf, 2007)

The Noises of American Literature 1890-1985: Toward a History of Literary Acoustics

Philipp Schweighauser, (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2006)

The Audible Past: Cultural Origins of Sound Reproduction

Jonathan Sterne, (Durham: Duke University Press, 2003)

Sound in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction

David Suisman and Susan Strasser (eds.), (Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010)

The Soundscape of Modernity: Architectural Acoustics and the Culture of Listening in America, 1900-1933

Emily Thompson, (Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2002)

Deep Time of the Media: Toward an Archaeology of Hearing and Seeing by Technical Means

Siegfried Zielinski, (Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2006)

Sound and Sentiment: Birds, Weeping, Poetics, and Song in Kaluli Expression

Steven Feld, (Durham: Duke University Press, 2012)

The Anthropology of Landscape: Perspectives on Place and Space

Eric Hirsch and Michael O’Hanlon (eds.), (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995)


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