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Music as medicine : the history of music therapy since antiquity / edited by Peregrine Horden.

Other author/creatorHorden, Peregrine.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoAldershot ; Brookfield, USA : Ashgate, ©2000.
Descriptionviii, 401 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Musical solutions : past and present in music therapy / Peregrine Horden -- Music therapy in antiquity / Martin West -- Jewish and Muslim traditions of music therapy / Amnon Shiloah -- Music therapy : some possibilities in the Indian tradition / J.B. Katz -- Music and medicine in the thirteenth century / Christopher Page -- Music therapy in the later Middle Ages : the case of Hugo van der Goes / Peter Murray Jones -- Marsilio Ficino, the second Orpheus / Angela Voss -- Music, melancholy, and medical spirits in early modern thought / Penelope Gouk -- Curing man and the cosmos : the power of music in French Renaissance poetry / Noel Heather -- Musical treatments for lovesickness : the early modern heritage / Linda Phyllis Austern -- Ritualized illness and music therapy: views of tarantism in the kingdom of Naples / David Gentilcore -- Medical theories of tarantism in eighteenth-century Spain / Pilar León Sanz -- Tarantism in contemporary Italy : the tarantula's dance reviewed and revived / Karen Lúdtke -- Music as cause and cure of illness in nineteenth-century Europe / Cheryce Kramer -- Shamanism, music, and the soul train / Keith Howard -- The music therapy profession in modern Britain / Helen M. Tyler.
Local noteLittle-323338--305131027780.
Local noteLittle-321641--305131025741W
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Acquisitions source Laupus- Robert W. Cihak History of Medicine Collection
LCCN 99068871
ISBN1840142995 :

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Music Music Stacks ML3920 .M8964 2000 ✔ Available Place Hold
Laupus Books - Stacks WB 900 M987 2000 ✔ Available Place Hold

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