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Hudební preference vysokoškoláků a jejich osobnost

Title in English Musical preferences and personality of college students


Year of publication 2012
Type Article in Proceedings
Conference Musica viva in schola XXIII.
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Education

Field Pedagogy and education
Keywords music preferences; personality; music; research; musical genres; college students
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Description This contribution is focused on research on musical preferences and their impact on shaping the personality of individuals, especially college students. It summarizes the most important findings and the results of several studies that have been carried out in the Czech Republic but also abroad in recent years. These findings reflects the results of original research. Most researchers divided the musical genres into several groups, to which they assigned the characteristics of their listeners. Previously, the issue of musical preferences was easier, today it is greatly influenced by the social context, fashion and media.
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