AUDITORY CORTEX By N., Sam M.S. - 23 the sensory area for hearing, which is located in the temporal lobe of the cerebral cortex. Also known as the auditory projection area. AUDITORY CORTEX: "The auditory cortex is found in the temporal lobe of the brain." Related Psychology Terms CEREBRAL CORTEX SPECIFIC ENERGIES BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) HEARING (AUDITION) FRANZ, SHEPHERD IVORY HEARING LASHLEY, KARL SPENCER (1890- 1958) CHILD PSYCHIATRY RETICULAR FORMATION (Reticular Activating System, RAS) ARTERIOSCLEROTIC BRAIN DISORDER Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "AUDITORY CORTEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/auditory-cortex/ (accessed January 29, 2023).