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Author Rose, Gilbert J., 1923-

Title Between couch and piano : psychoanalysis, music, art and neuroscience / Gilbert J. Rose
Published Hove ; New York : Brunner-Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 189 pages) : illustrations
Contents Between words and music -- On the shores of self : Beckett's "Molloy" (1973) -- Whence the feelings from art : communication or concordance? -- The music of time in Faulkner's "Light in August" (1980) -- Music as temporal prosthesis -- In pursuit of slow time : modern music and a clinical vignette (1987) -- The birth of music in the context of loss : music and affect regulation -- The power of implicit motion : "It goes straight through" -- A psychoanalyst listens to a musician listening to himself composing
Summary Between Couch and Piano links well-established psychoanalytic ideas with historical and neurological theory to help us begin to understand from a psychoanalytic perspective some of the reasons behind music's ubiquity and power
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-173) and index
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Subject Music -- Psychological aspects.
Psychoanalysis and literature.
Psychoanalysis and music.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003022367
ISBN 0203462904 (electronic bk.)
9780203462904 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)