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Music that works [electronic resource] : contributions of biology, neurophysiology, psychology, sociology, medicine, and musicology / Roland Haas, Vera Brandes (eds.).

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  • ISBN: 9783211751213 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 3211751211 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (342 p.) : ill., ports.
  • Publisher: Wien ; Springer, c2009.

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General Note: Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : music that works / Roland Haas -- Sonification : listen to brain activity / Gerald Baier, Thomas Hermann -- Chronobiology, as a foundation for and an approach to a new understanding of the influence of music / Hans-Ullrich Balzer -- Music as medicine : incorporating scalable music-based interventions into standard medical practice / Vera Brandes -- A perspective on evidence-based practice / Cheryl Dileo, Joke Bradt -- The audio-vocal system in song and speech development / Wilfried Gruhn -- The significance of exposure to music for the formation and stabilisation of complex neuronal relationship matrices in the human brain : implications for the salutogenetic effects of intervention by means of music theory / Gerald Hüther -- Music and the self / Petr Janata -- Neural substrates of processing syntax and semantics in music / Stefan Koelsch -- A city upon a hill : making scientific progress in brain-based music research in typical development, autism, and other disorders / Nicolas Lange, Janet E. Lainhart -- The rhythm of the heart, the tempus of music : Mozart, Ligeti, and the rat / Björn Lemmer -- Music and child neurology : a developmental perspective / Luisa Lopez -- Prenatal "experience" and the phylogenesis and ontogenesis of music / Richard Parncutt -- Music and the evolution of human brain function / Juan G. Roederer -- Clinical applications of music therapy in neurologic rehabilitation / Concetta M. Tomaino -- Human biochronology : on the source and functions of "musicality" / Colwyn Trevarthen -- A study of synchronisation behaviour in a group of test persons during Basky and Dhikr exercises via psycho-physiological monitoring / Gerhard Tucek, Elisabeth Ferstl, Florentina Maria Fritz -- Resonance and silence : the significance in medicine / Rolf Verres -- Emotion modulation by means of music and coping behaviour / Richard von Georgi, Miriam Göbel, Stefan Gebhardt -- Identifying the effectiveness of a music-based auditory stimulation method, on children with sensory integration and auditory processing concerns : a pilot study / John Esteves ... [et al.] -- Music as a medicine : incorporating music into standard hospital care / Vera Brandes.
Summary, etc.: Many different disciplines are analyzing the impact of music. How and why this ancient cultural asset molds, empowers and makes use of us can only become apparent in a synopsis and exchange involving scientific research. This title covers psycho-physiological, neuro-developmental and cognitive aspects associated with the experience of music.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Music > Psychological aspects
Music > Physiological aspects
Music therapy

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