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Author Palca, Joe.

Title Annoying [electronic resource] : [the science of what bugs us] / Joe Palca and Flora Lichtman.

Imprint [Minneapolis, MN] : HighBridge ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2012, 2011.


Description 1 sound file (6 hr., 15 min.) : digital.
Note Unabridged.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed June 14, 2012).
Subtitle from publisher.
Access Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Performer Read by the authors.
Form Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
Summary A scientific look at something that affects us all--annoying spouses, car alarms, fingernails on a chalkboard, coworkers, missed planes, bad dreams, dropped calls, bed bugs, even the sounds coming out of everyone else's iPod--while still being humorous, surprising, and helpful.
Subject Aversive stimuli -- Physiological effect.
Aversion -- Psysiological aspects.
Human physiology.
Added Author Lichtman, Flora, 1983-
HighBridge Audio (Firm)
OneClick Digital (Firm)
Other Form: Palca, Joe. Annoying. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2011. 9780470638699 (DLC) 2010054046
ISBN 9781611744897
Music No. Z100020627 Recorded Books

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