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Ethnomusicologists and Medical Practitioners in Healthcare Delivery in Nigeria

  • Charles O. Aluede
  • Vincent Aiwuyo
Part of the Anti-Colonial Educational Perspectives for Transformative Change book series (ACEP)

Abstract

This chapter focuses on music therapy and wellness. The study relied on a blend of anthropological and ethnological, historical and literary techniques in eliciting its data. Consequently, it takes a historical look at how certain prehistoric constructs have provided the scientific basis for modern medical practices, and argues further that learning from the past, and agreeing to work together in the present, would without doubt initiate a breakthrough in healthcare delivery in the Nigerian future.

Keywords

Illness Causation Medical Practitioner Healthcare Delivery Music Therapy Modern Healthcare 
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  • Vincent Aiwuyo

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