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  • Theory for Ethnomusicologyby Ruth Stone

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 70.95

    For courses in ethnomusicological theory. This book covers ethnomusicological theory, exploring some of the underpinnings of different approaches and analyzing differences and commonalities in these orientations.  This text addresses how ethnomusicologists have used and applied these theories in ethnographic research. more...

  • Pieces of the Musical World: Sounds and Culturesby Rachel Harris; Rowan Pease

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 59.95

    Pieces of the Musical World: Sounds and Cultures is a fieldwork-based ethnomusicology textbook that introduces a series of musical worlds each through a single "piece." It focuses on a musical sound or object that provides a springboard from which to tell a story about a particular geographic region, introducing key aspects of the cultures in which... more...

  • Music in Wordsby Trevor Herbert

    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 13.99

    Acknowledgements. A note about academic writing conventions. Introduction. Part I. 1. How to write: some basics for shorter writing tasks. 2. Doing research: a basic method for longer projects. 3. Using libraries and the Internet. 4. Scholarly documentation: citing sources. 5. Using illustrations: notated music, pictures, tables, and other visual representations.... more...

  • Music and the Politics of Negationby James R. Currie

    Indiana University Press 2012; US$ 28.99

    Over the past quarter century, music studies in the academy have their postmodern credentials by insisting that our scholarly engagements start and end by placing music firmly within its various historical and social contexts. In Music and the Politics of Negation, James R. Currie sets out to disturb the validity of this now quite orthodox claim.... more...

  • The Illiterate Listenerby Henkjan Honing

    Amsterdam University Press 2011; US$ 12.25

    Since infancy we humans have had a high perceptual sensitivity to both the melodic, rhythmic and dynamic aspects of speech and music. It is, as far as we know, a uniquely human talent for perceiving, interpreting and appreciating music, dating as far back before words were spoken, or even invented. Music has an intriguing way with our hearing, our... more...

  • The Cultural Study of Musicby Martin Clayton; Trevor Herbert; Richard Middleton

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 52.95

    What is the relationship between music and culture? The first edition of The Cultural Study of Music: A Critical Introduction explored this question with groundbreaking rigor and breadth. Now this second edition refines that original analysis while examining the ways the field has developed in the years since the book?s initial publication. Including... more...

  • Musikwissenschaft und Musikpädagogik im interdisziplinären Diskursby Friedhelm Brusniak; Albrecht Goebel; Matthias Kruse (Hg.)

    Georg Olms Verlag 2012; US$ 19.08

    Ute Jung-Kaiser hat mit ihrem ?uvre einen bedeutenden Beitrag sowohl zur Musikwissenschaft als auch zur Musikpädagogik geleistet. Insbesondere die Interdisziplinarität der Wissenschaften und Künste war und ist ihr ein Anliegen. Mit dem Ziel, das große Spektrum der wissenschaftlichen Tätigkeit Ute Jung-Kaisers aufzuzeigen, versammelt die vorliegende... more...

  • Ethnomusicologyby Jennifer C. Post

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 60.95

    Ethnomusicology: A Contemporary Reader is designed to supplement a textbook for an introductory course in ethnomusicology. It offers a cross section of the best new writing in the field from the last 15-20 years. Many instructors supplement textbook readings and listening assignments with scholarly articles that provide more in-depth information... more...

  • Mediterranean Mosaicby Goffredo Plastino

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Research and Research Education in Music Performance and Pedagogyby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 129.00

    This volume is an innovative collection that transcends national boundaries and provides new knowledge about approaches to research and research education in music. The collection brings together leading thinkers and practitioners in music research from Europe, Asia, North America and Australia. The book is designed to serve as a resource for university... more...