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Music and meaning : opening minds in the caring and healing professions /
Mary Butterton.
imprint
Oxford : Radcliffe Medical Press, c2004.
description
vii, 168 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
185775817X
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Oxford : Radcliffe Medical Press, c2004.
isbn
185775817X
catalogue key
5123822
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This fascinating and illuminating study brings together a wealth of information gained from individuals who reveal how music has had an effect on their lives. It unveils how music plays an important part in counselling and therapy and links the disciplines of the philosophy of music to neuroscience, developmental psychology and psychoanalysis. Psychotherapists, counsellors and therapists will find this book thought-provoking and invaluable reading; as well as doctors, nurses and those working with the elderly and people with developmental difficulties. All those with an interest in music and how it can affect their lives will also find this book interesting reading.
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This study brings together a wealth of information gained from individuals who reveal how music has had an effect on their lives. It unveils how music plays an important part in counselling and therapy and links the disciplines of the philosophy of music to neuroscience, developmental psychology and psychoanalysis.
Table of Contents
Forewordp. v
Prefacep. vi
Acknowledgementsp. ix
Introductionp. 1
Music and meaningp. 7
What is music?p. 9
Who do I think I'm listening to?p. 19
The projectp. 29
Interview with Maevep. 31
Interview with Keithp. 39
Interview with William Angelorop. 49
Interview with Maggie Seniorp. 59
Interview with Safiya Mohammad, Wajiha Mohammad and Roopa Nairp. 69
Interview with Joyce Ellis and choristers of the Kinder Children's Choirsp. 83
Interview with The Reverend David Hartp. 93
Interview with Dr Margaretp. 101
Interview with The Reverend Reg Deanp. 111
Interview with Susan McGinnisp. 121
Time for reflectionp. 133
Commonalities and differencesp. 135
'Away from' and 'towards'p. 145
Glossaryp. 159
Indexp. 163
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