Music, Science, and the Rhythmic Brain
Cultural and Clinical Implications
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $51.95|
| Book Description: |
This book studies the effects of repetitive musical rhythm on the brain and nervous system, and in doing so integrates diverse fields including ethnomusicology, psychology, neuroscience, anthropology, religious studies, music therapy, and human health. It presents aspects of musical rhythm and biological rhythms, and in particular rhythmic entrainment, in a way that considers cultural context alongside theoretical research and discussions of potential clinical and therapeutic...