The Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology PDF ePub eBook

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The Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology free pdf 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 team of contributors is an exceptionally strong one: it contains many of the pre-eminent academic figures involved in popular musicological research, and there is a spread of European, American, Asian, and Australasian scholars. The volume covers seven main themes: Film, Video and Multimedia- Technology and Studio Production- Gender and Sexuality- Identity and Ethnicity- Performance and Gesture- and, Reception and Scenes and The Music Industry and Globalization. "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.

About Derek B. Scott

Derek B. Scott is Professor of Critical Musicology and Head of the School of Music at the University of Leeds, UK. Contributors: Derek B. Scott, David Cooper, Anahid Kassabian, Miguel Mera, John Richardson, Alf Bjornberg, Timothy Warner, Peter Wicke, Freya Jarman-Ivens, Sheila Whiteley, Jason Lee Oakes, Kevin Dawe, Portia K. Maultsby, Anjali Gera Roy, Philip Auslander, Nicola Dibben, Stan Hawkins, Jacqueline Warwick, Antoine Hennion, Adam Krims, Allan F. Moore, Nicola Smith, Geraldine Bloustien, Andreas Gebesmairand, Tarja Rautiainen-Keskustalo.

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Author : Derek B. Scott
Publisher : Ashgate Publishing Limited
Data Published : 23 December 2009
ISBN : 0754664767
EAN : 9780754664765
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 576 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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