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Arts, Education, the Brain, and Language

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From the abstract: This study uses neuroscientific methods to examine whether there are cognitive differences between performing arts and non-performing arts students and among students studying different performing arts, in particular between music students and …

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Learning, Arts, and the Brain: The Dana Consortium Report on Arts and Cognition


From the Introduction: In 2004, the Dana Arts and Cognition Consortium brought together cognitive neuroscientists from seven universities across the United States to grapple with the question of why arts training has been associated with …

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Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of Our Lives

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From the Penguin Random House site: “Levitin looks at the science behind what we all can learn from those who age joyously, as well as how to adapt our culture to take full advantage of …

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