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By Don Ihde

Acoustic Technics opens with the 19th century discovery of radiation which exceeds our human physically perceptual adventure, mild past mild, sound past sound and on into what at the present time we name the electromagnetic spectrum. Claiming a moment medical revolution via imaging applied sciences and drawing from either instrumental sensory mediation and animal reports, Acoustic Technics follows listening in its new varieties into tune, echo-location, infra and ultra-sounds, scientific analysis, surveillance, and subsurface and interplanetary domain names. Synthesized sounds, sonification, in either esoteric and well known applied sciences corresponding to earbuds, mobile phones, tv are analyzed from a postphenomenological perspective.

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