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Violins : Local Meanings, Globalized Sounds, Paperback / softback Book

Description

Violins: Local Meanings, Globalized Sounds examines the violin as an object of meaning in a variety of cultural and historical contexts, and as a vehicle for introducing anthropological issues.

Each chapter highlights concepts as taught in lower-level anthropology courses, and includes teaching and learning tools.

Chapters range from a memoir-like social biography of a single instrument to explorations of violins in relation to technology, labor, the environment, migration, globalization, childhood, cultural understandings of talent and virtuosity, and prestige.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 140 pages, 21 Halftones, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: String instruments
  • ISBN: 9781138605145

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