The Soundscape: Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World
Author: R. Murray Schafer
Publisher: Destiny Books
Release Date: October 01, 1993
Schafer contends that we suffer from an overabundance of acoustic information and explores ways to restore our ability to hear the nuances of sounds around us. This book is a pioneering exploration of our acoustic environment, past and present, and an attempt to imagine what it might become.