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Chapters 2-10 of this book discuss actual performances of poetic passages. On this site you may listen to the readings discussed, by clicking on their icons. You may download these sound files (make sure you download both the page and the sound files; then open the page with your browser). The Chapter The Argument offers a synopsis of the book.
Table of Contents
1. Perception-Oriented Theory of Metre
2. Cognitive Assumptions: Simplicity and Multilevel Information Processing
3. The Empirical Rationale
5. Consecutive Stresses
Part I6. Stress Maxima in Weak Positions
The Darwin-Donovan Experiment10. Excursus on Hungarian Poetry
Part I14 Metricalness and Rhythmicalness
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