Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.

Cuvillier Verlag

Publications, Dissertations, Habilitations & Brochures.
International Specialist Publishing House for Science and Economy

Cuvillier Verlag

De En Es
Psychobiological Mechanisms of the Effectiveness of Music Interventions

Hard Copy
EUR 24.00 EUR 22.80

E-book
EUR 0.00

Psychobiological Mechanisms of the Effectiveness of Music Interventions (English shop)

Myriam Thoma (Author)

Preview

Table of Contents, Datei (49 KB)
Extract, Datei (47 KB)

ISBN-13 (Printausgabe) 3869553626
ISBN-13 (Hard Copy) 9783869553627
ISBN-13 (eBook) 9783736933620
Language English
Page Number 146
Edition 1 Aufl.
Volume 0
Publication Place Göttingen
Place of Dissertation Universität Zürich
Publication Date 2010-06-16
General Categorization Dissertation
Departments Psychology
Description

The present thesis aimed to determine the psychobiological mechanisms of the purported
beneficial effectiveness of music interventions. For this purpose, two studies were
conducted. In a first study, the associations between music listening and health were
investigated under consideration of predicted mediating mechanisms. In a second study, we
set out to examine the assumed stress-reducing effect of listening to relaxing music in a
rigorously controlled experiment in a laboratory setting across neuroendocrine, autonomic,
cognitive, and emotional domains of the acute stress experience in healthy participants.