Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology

Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology

by Derek B. Scott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0754664767

ISBN-13: 9780754664765

Pub. Date: 12/01/2009

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

"The research presented in this volume is very recent, and the general approach is that of rethinking popular musicology: its purpose, its aims, and its methods. Contributors to the volume were asked to write something original and, at the same time, to provide an instructive example of a particular way of working and thinking. The essays have been written with

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"The research presented in this volume is very recent, and the general approach is that of rethinking popular musicology: its purpose, its aims, and its methods. Contributors to the volume were asked to write something original and, at the same time, to provide an instructive example of a particular way of working and thinking. The essays have been written with a view to helping graduate students with research methodology and the application of relevant theoretical models." The Ashgate Research Companion is designed to offer scholars and graduate students a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of current research in a particular area. The companion's editor brings together a team of respected and experienced experts to write chapters on the key issues in their speciality, providing a comprehensive reference to the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780754664765
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
12/01/2009
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables

List of Musical Examples

List of Contributors

Introduction

Pt. 1 Film, Video and Multimedia

Pt. 2 Technology and Studio Production

Pt. 3 Gender and Sexuality

Pt. 4 Identity and Ethnicity

Pt. 5 Performance and Gesture

Pt. 6 Reception and Scenes

Pt. 7 The Music Industry and Globalization

Bibliography

Index

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