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Beyond the roof of the world : music, prayer, and healing in the Pamir mountains / Benjamin D. Koen.

Koen, Benjamin D. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library R733 .K582 2009 37684001053810 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780195367744 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 019536774X (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 225 p. : ill., music, charts ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-220) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Medical ethnomusicology and the ontology of oneness -- The five factors of music, prayer, health, and healing -- Music-prayer dynamics and cognitive flexibility -- Soundscape and musical-spiritual entrainment -- Healthscape, mystical poetry, and multimodal healing -- Transformative meaning in sound, empowered sound in culture -- Human certainty principle, of science, spirituality, and experience.
Subject: Healing > Pamir-Alain Mountains Region.
Spiritual healing > Pamir-Alain Mountains Region.
Holistic medicine > Pamir-Alain Mountains Region.
Music therapy > Pamir-Alain Mountains Region.
Prayer > Pamir-Alain Mountains Region.

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