Theory For Ethnomusicology by Ruth M. StoneTheory For Ethnomusicology by Ruth M. Stone

Theory For Ethnomusicology

byRuth M. StoneEditorRuth Stone

Paperback | August 8, 2007

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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.
Ruth Stone has taught at Indiana University for more than twenty-five years and is the Laura Boulton Professor in the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology, Professor of African Studies,  as well as the Co-Project Director of the EVIA Digital Archive of ethnographic video performance.
Title:Theory For EthnomusicologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.1 × 6.9 × 0.7 inPublished:August 8, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0132408406

ISBN - 13:9780132408400

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Inquiry in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 2: Cultural Evolutionism and Diffusionism in Comparative Musicology


Chapter 3: Structural-Functionalist Approaches in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 4: Linguistic Approaches in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 5: Paradigmatic Structuralism in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 6: Marxist Explanations in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 7: Literary and Dramaturgical Theories in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 8: Cognition and Communication Theory in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 9: Performance Theory in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 10: Gender, Ethnicity, and Identity Issues in Ethnomusicological Theory


Chapter 11: Phenomenology and Experiential Ethnomusicology


Chapter 12: History in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 13: Postmodern, Postcolonial, and Global Issues in Ethnomusicology


Chapter 14: Convergence and Divergence in Theory