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Exploring Research in Music Education and Music Therapy

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ISBN-10: 0195321227

ISBN-13: 9780195321227

Edition: 2008

Authors: Kenneth H. Phillips

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This practical text provides a comprehensive introduction to understanding research in music education and music therapy. Designed primarily for the introductory research course taken by upper-level undergraduates and graduate students, it is also useful for all interested undergraduates inboth fields. In contrast with traditional "how to" textbooks, Exploring Research in Music Education and Music Therapy adopts a unique "how to read and comprehend" approach to music research. It helps students explore and understand articles in professional research journals, familiarizing them withthe literature itself and with basic concepts, terms, and statistical symbols. The book opens with an…    
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Book details

List price: $69.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/21/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.518
Language: English

Kenneth H. Phillips, Professor Emeritus at The University of Iowa, is a graduate of Westminster College (BM), West Virginia University (MM), and Kent State University (Ph.D.). An award-winning researcher and teacher, Dr. Phillips is the author of four books--TEACHING KIDS TO SING (Cengage), BASIC TECHNIQUES OF CONDUCTING (Oxford University Press), DIRECTING THE CHORAL MUSIC PROGRAM (OUP), and EXPLORING RESEARCH IN MUSIC EDUCATION AND MUSIC THERAPY (OUP)--as well as more than 100 reviews, chapters, and professional journal articles. Professor Phillips has been honored with three outstanding teaching awards from The University of Iowa and is recognized by the National Association for Music…    

Each chapter ends with Study and Discussion Questions and Suggested Activities
Preface
Research Basics
Research in Music Education and Music Therapy
The Values of Research
Research Publications
Research Genres Understanding
Research Genres
The Research Study
Who Does Research?
The Research Article Quality of Presentation
The Trust Factor
Reading Research: A Commentary Research with Typical and Disabled Students (2002)
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