Between Couch and Piano: Psychoanalysis, Music, Art and by Gilbert J. Rose

By Gilbert J. Rose

Why and the way do track and summary artwork pack such common charm? Why do they typically have 'therapeutic' efficacy?

Between sofa and Piano links well-established psychoanalytic principles with ancient and neurological conception to aid us start to comprehend the various purposes at the back of music's ubiquity and gear.

Drawing on new psychoanalytic knowing in addition to advances in neuroscience, this ebook sheds gentle at the function of the humanities as stimulus, and as a key to inventive expertise. matters lined include:

* tune relating to the trauma of loss
* track in reference to wholeness and the experience of identity
* the facility of tune to jump-start general emotions, movement and id the place those were probably destroyed via neurological disease
* the idea of healing efficacy of tune and artwork.

Between sofa and Piano is a entire review that may be of curiosity to all these intrigued through the interrelation of psychoanalysis and the artistic arts.

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