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- Marin, Manuela M., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2012 v.109 no.46 pp. 19027-19032
- acoustics; emotions; music; prediction; speech
- ... A number of evolutionary theories assume that music and language have a common origin as an emotional protolanguage that remains evident in overlapping functions and shared neural circuitry. The most basic prediction of this hypothesis is that sensitivity to emotion in speech prosody derives from the capacity to process music. We examined sensitivity to emotion in speech prosody in a sample of ind ...
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