COMMUNITY MUSIC THERAPY

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $28.49
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 26%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (7) from $28.49   
  • New (5) from $28.49   
  • Used (2) from $28.49   

Overview

"Community Music Therapy follows the 'ripple effect' of music how it spreads outwards, attracts people, naturally involves them in musicing." "Community Music therapy is a way of considering music therapy in more culturally, socially and politically sensitive ways. It suggests new practices and new thinking for music therapy in the 21st century, and offers a critique of some older ones." In this first book on Community Music Therapy Pavlicevic and Ansdell are joined by 14 music therapists from different parts of the world who work in conventional and unconventional settings with a variety of client groups, and who offer new perspectives on their work: on their identity and role as a music therapist, the sites and boundaries of their work, their aims and the means for achieving these, and their assumptions and attitudes about how music, people and context interact.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781843101246
  • Publisher: Kingsley, Jessica Publishers
  • Publication date: 5/28/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 324
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.68 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword : reclaiming music 11
Introduction : 'the ripple effect' 15
Pt. I New name, old game?
Ch. 1 Learning from Thembalethu : towards responsive and responsible practice in community music therapy 35
Ch. 2 From therapy to community : making music in neurological rehabilitation 48
Pt. II What has theory got to do with it?
Ch. 3 Rethinking music and community : theoretical perspectives in support of community music therapy 65
Ch. 4 Community music therapy : culture, care and welfare 91
Ch. 5 What can the social psychology of music offer community music therapy? 114
Pt. III Is community music therapy a challenge to the consensus model?
Ch. 6 Whatever next? Community music therapy for the institution! 131
Ch. 7 A pied piper among white coats and infusion pumps : community music therapy in a paediatric hospital setting 147
Pt. IV But is it music therapy?
Ch. 8 A dream wedding : from community music to music therapy with a community 167
Ch. 9 Conversations on creating community : performance as music therapy in New York City 186
Ch. 10 Playing politics : community music therapy and the therapeutic redistribution of music capital for mental health 214
Pt. V What has culture got to do with it?
Ch. 11 Promoting integration and socio-cultural change : community music therapy with traumatised refugees in Berlin 233
Ch. 12 Community music therapy and the challenge of multiculturalism 249
Pt. VI What has context got to do with it?
Ch. 13 Music, space and health : the story of MusicSpace 269
Ch. 14 Narratives in a new key : transformational contexts in music therapy 281
Afterword 298
Concluding remark 304
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)