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Daniel J. Schneck - Basic Anatomy and Physiology for the Music Therapist - 9781849057561 - V9781849057561
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Basic Anatomy and Physiology for the Music Therapist

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Description for Basic Anatomy and Physiology for the Music Therapist Paperback. This clear and accessible book presents key information about the anatomy and physiology of the human body for the music therapist, focusing on areas of particular relevance to their practice. This information is vital for both music therapy students and practitioners. Num Pages: 352 pages, 6 b&w figures, 30 tables. BIC Classification: MFC; MFG; MQTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 174 x 22. Weight in Grams: 630.

Providing need-to-know information about the human body for music therapists, this book covers the elements of anatomy and physiology that are of particular relevance to clinical practice.

Addressing both the structure and function of the human body, the material is presented with the music therapist in mind. Particular attention is paid to the role of music in affecting responses from the organ systems, including the senses, the endocrine glands, the immune system, the musculo-skeletal system, the nervous systems and the vestibular system. Dr Schneck also uses accessible musical metaphors to explain complex biological information.

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About Daniel J. Schneck
Dr Daniel J. Schneck was a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering and the Biomedical Engineering Society. He published widely, including 24 books, and was a National Book Award nominated author. He was an international consultant on basic physiological function and the role of music in human adaptation. He was also an accomplished violinist and performed ... Read more

Reviews for Basic Anatomy and Physiology for the Music Therapist
Daniel Schneck has the tremendous advantage of being both a scientist and a musician. This book draws on his experience as a performing violinist, a doctor and a teacher. I have had the pleasure of working with him in his capacity as violinist when I was Music Director and Conductor of the Roanoke Symphony and can testify to his skill ... Read more

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