Conclusion: Sounding Worlds

  • Mickey Vallee
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Sound book series (PASTS)


This chapter synthesizes the themes explored throughout the book, especially the openness of sonic data, while pointing in the direction of data philosophy for future research in sound studies. By using sound as an example of building ethical relations between trans-species communities, this concluding chapter explores the growing divide between perception and sensation of sound. It includes the roles of voice, vibration, sound, and oscillation as a final thought for an expanded study of scientific methodologies that use sound as it is entangled in processes of datafication.


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  • Mickey Vallee
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  1. 1.Centre for Interdisciplinary StudiesAthabasca UniversityAthabascaCanada

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