Thinking Musically: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture [With CD (Audio)] (Global Music) (Paperback)

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As the cornerstone of the Global Music Series, Thinking Musically, Third Edition, explores musical diversity by integrating the sounds and traditions of world cultures. Bonnie C. Wade discusses how various cultural influences-gender, ethnicity, mass media, westernization, nationalism, and acculturation-are shaping music and the ways that we experience it.

* Simplified and incorporates recent additions to the Global Music Series
* New charts and diagrams delve into important musical concepts
* Updated companion website includes a new guide to online and print resources, a sample syllabi, and teaching tips

Visit for a list of case studies in the Global Music Series. The website also includes instructional material to accompany each study.

About the Author

Bonnie C. Wade is Professor of Music, Chair of the Faculty Group in Asian Studies, and holder of the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Distinguished Chair in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. She has served as President of the Society of Ethnomusicology.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780199844869
ISBN-10: 0199844860
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: December 14th, 2012
Pages: 256
Language: English
Series: Global Music