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Author Nettl, Bruno, 1930-

Title Nettl's elephant : on the history of ethnomusicology / Bruno Nettl ; foreword by Anthony Seeger

Publ Info Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 PC  ML3799 .N38 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  ML3799 .N38 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  ML3799 .N38 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  ML3799 .N38 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxix, 256 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-249) and index
Contents 1. The seminal eighties : historical musicology and ethnomusicology -- 2. Look at it another way : alternative views of the history -- 3. Speaking of world music : then and now -- 4. A tradition of self-critique -- 5. Revisiting comparison, comparative study, and comparative musicology -- 6. Ethno among the ologies -- 7. On the concept of evolution in the history of ethnomusicology -- 8. The music of anthoropology -- 9. The IFMC/ICTM and the development of ethnomusicology in the United States -- 10. Arrows and circles : fifty years of the ICTM and the study of traditional music -- 11. We're on the map : reflections on the Society for Ethnomusicology in 1955 and 2005 -- 12. Recalling some neglected classics in musical geography : for Tullia Magrini -- 13. Minorities in ethnomusicology : a meditation on experience in three cultures -- 14. Riding the warhorses : on the ethnomusicology of canons -- 15. A stranger here? Free associations around Kurt Weill -- 16. Music, what's that? Commenting on a book by Carl Dahlhaus and Hans Heinrich Eggebrecht
LC subject Ethnomusicology -- History
ISBN 9780252035524 (cloth : alk. paper)
0252035526 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780252077425 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0252077423 (pbk. : alk. paper)