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MUS 330: Music in the World: Asian Music: Find Books in UK's InfoKat Discovery

Fall 2017.

UK's InfoKat Discovery

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Full text available at: JSTOR Arts and Sciences III
Available from 1948 volume: 1 issue: 1
Most recent 3 year(s) not available
Full text available at: JSTOR Current Scholarship Program Complete
Available from 2001 volume: 54 issue: 1
Full text available at: ProQuest International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text New Platform
Available from 1948 until 2012 volume: 65 issue: 3
Public notes:
Full text available at: ProQuest PAO Periodicals Archive Online Collection 3.2 Update New Platform
Available from 1948 until 2000

Subject Terms in InfoKat Discovery

Music Subject Headings:

Communisim in music

Feminism and music

Feminist music

Gender identity in music

Homosexuality in music

Masculinity in music

Music and state

Music and war

Music in propaganda

Music--Psychological aspects

Music--Social aspects

Music, Influence of

Patriotic music

Popular music

Socialism in music

Totalitarianism in music


Subject Headings for Ethnomusicology:

Type in a heading below and follow with the country/region OR language as indicated:

Dance music + country/region → Dance music--India

Folk music + country/region → Folk music--Mongolia

Folk songs + language → Folk songs, Chinese

Music + country/region → Music--Asia

Musical instruments +country/region → Musical instruments--India

Percussion music + country/region → Percussion music--Korea

Sacred music + country/region → Sacred music--China

Songs + language → Songs, Japanese

Carnatic music

Gamelan music

Koto music

P'i p'a music



Taiko (Drum ensemble)

Throat singing

Call Numbers for Browsing

ML3469-ML3541 Popular music

ML3916-ML3918 Music--Social aspects

ML335   Stringed instruments

ML358   Flute family

ML379   Oboe family

ML533   Other, wind family

ML634   Zither family

ML634   Other, plucked

ML655   Percussion

ML724.5   Other, bu instrument

ML3740 -- ML3775   Asia

ML3746   China

ML3747   Taiwan

ML3748   India

ML3750   Japan

ML3752   Korea

ML3753   Korea (North)

ML3758.A783   Asia, Central

ML3758.M6   Mongolia

ML3758.T5   Thailand

ML3796 -- ML3799   Ethnomusicology

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