Colonialism, Globalisation and the Musics of India

University of Auckland

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Colonialism, Globalisation and the Musics of India

  • Host University

    University of Auckland

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    Anthropology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Prerequisite: 60 points in Stage II courses available for the BA majors in Anthropology or Music Restriction: ANTHRO 233

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Music in the context of a mediated and 'global' India; musical genres are viewed as sites of identity construction, contestation, change, and outcomes of the processes of colonialism and globalisation. Focuses on select musical case studies based on examples recorded and/or performed in the later twentieth and the twenty-first centuries.

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