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How Music Can Be Used to Torture People

This study suggests that music can be a double-edged sword:

Pathways to Music Torture,” Morag Josephine Grant, Transposition. Musique et Sciences Sociales, vol. 4, 2014. The author explains:

“Forms of music torture that are discussed in the article include exposure to loud music, forced singing, and the use of music in connection with other forms of enforced physical activity.”

The author gives advice about pathways away from music torture, in this brief video:

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