Refereed Papers

Cohen, A. J. (2013-publication date scheduled as September). Music and senior citizens. In J. Edmundson (Ed.). Music in American life: An encyclopedia of the songs, styles, stars and stories that shaped our culture.  (pp. xx-xx).  Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO Greenwood.

Cohen, A. J. (Ed.).  (2002). Music and Aging. Psychomusicology, 18. (double issue, No. 1 and 2) Introduction + 8 articles.

Cohen, A.J. (2002). Introduction to the Special Issue on Psychogeromusicology. Psychomusicology, 18, 3-9 Download PDF

Cohen, A. J., Bailey, B., Nilsson, T. (2002). The Importance of Music to Seniors. Psychomusicology, 18, 89-102. Download PDF

Panek, P., Cohen, A. J., Barrett, L., Matheson, A. (1998). An exploratory investigation of age differences on the Hand Test in Atlantic Canada. Journal of projective psychology and mental health., 5, 145-9.Download PDF

Schneider, B. & Cohen, A. J. (1997). Loudness growth in children. Perception and Psychophysics, 59, 655-664.

Cohen, A. J. (1988). Summary of the Open Group Discussion on "Infant Perception and Cognition" International Society for the Study of Behavior Development, Pre-Convention Workshop on "New Directions for Infancy research". CPA Developmental Psychology Newsletter (3 pp).


Conference Proceedings:

Cohen, A. J. & Bailey, B. (1998). A survey of musical interests of Canadian Maritime seniors: Significance ot life. 5ICMPC, Seoul, 211-216.


Clyburn, Leah & Cohen, A. J. (1996). Comparison of music-based and verbal-based reminiscence program in enhancing psychological well-being of elderly nursing home residents. Proc. Annual Meeting CAA. Calgary. (one-page summary). Canadian Acoustics, p. 30.Download PDF


Clyburn, L. & Cohen, A. J. (1996). Memory for popular music in elderly and young adult listeners. CAA Proceedings. Canadian Acoustics, p. 31.Download PDF


Conference Abstracts (not listed elsewhere, e.g., as proceedings):

Cohen, A. J., Bailey, B. V. Connolly, D. & Nilsson, T. (Oct., 1998). Importance of music to seniors. Canadian Association of Gerontology, Halifax, p. 110, #226.


Cohen, A. J., Bailey, B.V. Probing the song lexicon: an approach to assessing semantic and episodic memory in the elderly. Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, & Cognitive Science, BBCS. Ottawa.


Panek, P., Pelfrey, K., Cohen, A. J., & Barrett, L. (Feb., 1998). Self-reported health condition on the hand-test among older adults. Society for Personality Assessment, Boston.


Panek, P., Cohen, A. J., Barrett, L., Matheson, A. & Nilsson, T. (July, 1996). Development of comparative data for young and older adults of Atlantic Canada on the Hand Test. For symposium: International Hand Test Advances in research and Practice (Organizer, P. Panek). XV International Congress of Rorschach & Projective Methods. Boston, 1996. (abs). p.


Chipman, K. (November, 1995). Identification of human vocal emotion as a function of age. Atlantic Provinces Linguistics Assoc.. Charlottetown.


Cohen, A. J., Dunphy, Clyburn, L., Clyburn, L., MacLeod, P. & MacKinnon, K. (June, 1995). Acquisition of musical knowledge across the lifespan. Society for Music Perception and Cognition. Berkeley, CA.


Clyburn, Lisa, Clyburn, Leah & Cohen, A. J. ( June, 1995). Preference and familiarity of popular music in older adults. Canadian Psychological Association, Charlottetown, P.E.I., 36:2a, p.74, #34


Cohen, A. J., Doucette, T., Dunphy, D. & Boulos, M. (June, 1995). Integration of film and music. Canadian Psychological Association, Charlottetown, P.E.I., 36:2a, p. 194, #49.


Cohen, A.J. (October, 1990). Melodic recognition in elderly. Nova Scotia Rehabilitative Science Symposium. Halifax.