Publication details for Dr Kelly JakubowskiWilliamson, V.J. & Jakubowski, K. (2014). Earworms. In Music in the Social and Behavioural Sciences. Thompson, W.F. Los Angeles: Sage.
- Publication type: Chapter in book
- ISSN/ISBN: 9781452283036
- DOI: 10.4135/9781452283012.n116
- Further publication details on publisher web site
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An earworm is a fragment of music that comes to mind involuntarily and repeats at least once, on a loop, without conscious effort. The cause of an earworm may or may not be known, but the initiation of the earworm episode ...