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  1. Key Books 11 items
    1. Shadows in the Field: New Perspectives for Fieldwork in Ethnomusicology - Gregory F. Barz, Timothy J Cooley 1997

      Book Essential

    2. Shadows in the Field: New Perspectives for Fieldwork in Ethnomusicology - Gregory F. Barz, Timothy J. Cooley 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential

    3. Ethnography: Principles in Practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007

      Book Recommended

    4. Ethnography: Principles in Practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    5. Ethnomusicology: A Very Short Introduction - Timothy Rice 2013 (electronic book)

      Book Essential

    6. The New (Ethno)Musicologies - Henry Stobart 2008

      Book Essential

    7. The New (Ethno)Musicologies - Henry Stobart 2008 (electronic book)

      Book Essential

  2. Other Useful General Books 5 items
    1. Music, Culture, & Experience: Selected Papers of John Blacking - John Blacking, Reginald Byron, Bruno Nettl 1995

      Book Recommended

    2. Ethnomusicology - 1: An Introduction - Helen Myers 1992

      Book Recommended

    3. Ethnomusicology: A Contemporary Reader - Jennifer C Post 2006

      Book Recommended

    4. Ethnomusicology: A Contemporary Reader - Jennifer C. Post 2006 (electronic book)

      Book Recommended

  3. Topic 1 18 items
    New Ethnomusicologies
    1. Reading 10 items
      1. The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-One Issues and Concepts - Bruno Nettl 2006

        Book Recommended Most of you should have read this in some form already; otherwise see Chapter 1 ‘The Harmless Drudge; dip into other parts of the book

      2. The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-One Issues and Concepts - Bruno Nettl 2005 (electronic book)

        Book Recommended Most of you should have read this in some form already; otherwise see Chapter 1 ‘The Harmless Drudge; dip into other parts of the book

      3. Ethnomusicology: A Contemporary Reader - Jennifer C. Post 2006

        Book Recommended See introductory chapter; also dip into other sections of the book

      4. Ethnomusicology: A Contemporary Reader - Jennifer C. Post 2006 (electronic book)

        Book Recommended See introductory chapter; also dip into other sections of the book

      5. Analysis: The Herding of Sacred Cows? - Marcia Herndon 1974

        Article Recommended Read Kolinski and Herndon subsequent exchange

      6. Disciplining Ethnomusicology: A Call for a New Approach - Timothy Rice 2010

        Article Recommended Read all responses by Stokes, Koskoff, Slobin etc.

    2. Further Reading 8 items
      1. The Music of the Other: New Challenges for Ethnomusicology in a Global Age - Laurent Aubert, Anthony Seeger, Carla Ribeiro 2007

        Book Further

      2. Music, Culture, & Experience: Selected Papers of John Blacking - John Blacking, Reginald Byron, Bruno Nettl 1995

        Book Further

      3. How Musical Is Man? - John Blacking 1973

        Book Further

      4. How Musical Is Man? - John Blacking 1973

        Book Further

      5. The New (Ethno)musicologies - Henry Stobart 2008

        Book Further

      6. The New (Ethno)musicologies - Henry Stobart 2008 (electronic book)

        Book Further

  4. Topic 2 27 items
    Ethics and epistemology: Research with human participants
    1. Reading 6 items
      1. BFE Ethics Statement - British Forum for Ethnomusicology 2016

        Webpage Essential

      2. Chapter 10 - Ethics - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007

        Chapter Essential

      3. Chapter 10 - Ethics - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007

        Chapter Essential

      4. Position Statement on Ethics - Society for Ethnomusicology 1998

        Webpage Essential

      5. EMIC/ETIC - Marina Terkourafi 2009

        Chapter Essential

      6. EMIC/ETIC - Marina Terkourafi 2009

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 21 items
      1. Ethnomusicology and the Emic/Etic Issue - Frank Alvarez-Pereyre, Simha Arom 1993

        Article Further

      2. Chapter 10 - Ethical Concerns in Participant Observation - Kathleen Musante DeWalt, Billie R. DeWalt 2011

        Chapter Recommended

      3. Chapter 10 - Ethical Concerns in Participant Observation - Kathleen Musante DeWalt, Billie R. DeWalt 2011

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Pursuing Members’ Meanings - Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, Linda L. Shaw 2011

        Chapter Recommended

      5. Emics and etics: the insider/outsider debate - Thomas N. Headland, Kenneth L. Pike, Marvin Harris c1990

        Book Further

      6. Coda: Emotions in the Field - Michael Jackson 2017

        Chapter Recommended

      7. Coda: Emotions in the field - Michael Jackson 2017

        Chapter Recommended

      8. Chapter 16. Being Fair - Bruce Jackson 1987

        Chapter Recommended

      9. The Ethics of Ethnography - Elizabeth Murphy, Robert Dingwall

        Chapter Recommended

      10. The Ethics of Ethnography - Elizabeth Murphy, Robert Dingwall 2001

        Chapter Recommended

      11. Knowing Fieldwork - Jeff Todd Titon 2008

        Chapter Recommended

      12. Knowing Fieldwork - Jeff Todd Titon 2008

        Chapter Recommended

  5. Topic 3 11 items
    Starting a Research Project: Designing a problem, scoping the field
    1. Reading 5 items
      1. Who Are You to Do This? - Michael Agar 1996

        Chapter Essential

      2. Beginning Fieldwork - Michael Agar 1996

        Chapter Essential

      3. The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-One Issues and Concepts - Bruno Nettl 2006

        Book Essential Read chapters 10 and 14

      4. The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-One Issues and Concepts - Bruno Nettl 2005 (electronic book)

        Book Essential Read chapters 10 and 14

    2. Further Reading 6 items
      1. Fieldwork - H. Myers 1992

        Chapter Further

      2. Field Technology - H. Myers 1992

        Chapter Further

  6. Topic 4 18 items
    Applied ethnomusicology, change and sustainability
    1. Reading 12 items
      1. Beyond 'Innocence': Amis Aboriginal Song in Taiwan as an Ecosystem - Shzr Ee Tan 2012

        Book Recommended Read pp 6-11 and 236-241

      2. Beyond 'innocence': Amis aboriginal song in Taiwan as an ecosystem - ShzrEe Tan, Dawsonera 2016 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read pp 6-11 and 236-241

    2. Websites 4 items
      1. Sustainable Music - Jeff Todd Titon

        Website Recommended

      2. Sustainable Futures: Towards an Ecology of Musical Diversity - Queensland Conservatorium

        Webpage Recommended Replacement link for http://musecology.griffith.edu.au

      3. Position Statement on Ethics - Society for Ethnomusicology

        Webpage Recommended

      4. On Preserving Endangered Music - Richard Moyle

        Audio-visual document Recommended Replacement link for http://musecology.griffith.edu.au/videos/Richard_Moyle.mp4/view

    3. Further Reading 2 items
  7. Topic 5 12 items
    Fieldnotes and participant observation
    1. Reading 4 items
      1. Fieldnotes in Ethnographic Research - Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, Linda L. Shaw 2011

        Chapter Essential

      2. Chapter 1 - What Is Participant Observation? - Kathleen Musante DeWalt, Billie R. DeWalt 2011

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further reading 8 items
      1. Chapters 2 - 5 - Kathleen Musante DeWalt, Billie R. DeWalt 2011

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes - Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, Linda L. Shaw 2011

        Book Recommended Read chapters 2-4 (pp. 21-126) and chapter 6 (pp. 171-200)

      3. Fieldwork - Bruce Jackson 1987

        Book Further Read chapter 6 (pp. 68-78) and chapter 8 (pp. 103-106)

      4. Fieldwork in Common Places - Mary Louise Pratt

        Chapter Further

  8. Topic 6 12 items
    Interviewing, transcription and analysis
    1. Reading 5 items
      1. Chapter 8 - Informal Interviewing in Participant Observation - Kathleen Musante DeWalt, Billie R. DeWalt 2011

        Chapter Essential

      2. Chapter 8 - Informal Interviewing in Participant Observation - Kathleen Musante DeWalt, Billie R. DeWalt 2011

        Chapter Essential

      3. Chapter 1 - Introduction to Interview Research - Steinar Kvale, Svend Brinkmann 2008

        Chapter Essential

      4. Chapter 1 - Introduction to Interview Research - Steinar Kvale, Svend Brinkmann 2008

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 7 items
      1. Ethnographic Interviewing - Barbara Sjerman Heyl

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Ethnographic Interviewing - Barbara Sjerman Heyl 2007

        Chapter Recommended

      3. Fieldwork - Bruce Jackson 1987

        Book Further Read chapter 7. Interviewing (pp. 79-102) and chapter 15. Records (pp.244-258)

      4. Interviews: An Introduction to Qualitative Research Interviewing - Steinar Kvale, Svend Brinkmann 2009

        Book Recommended Read chapters 2-5 (pp. 23-96) and chapters 10-12 (pp. 177-199) and chapter 17 (pp. 293-316)

  9. Topic 7 20 items
    Encounters, representation, decolonisation and scholarship
    1. Reading 14 items
      1. The Invention of African Rhythm - Kofi Agawu 2003

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples - Linda Tuhiwai Smith 1999

        Book Recommended Look through first two chapters

      3. The Chicago guide to collaborative ethnography - Luke E. Lassiter 2005

        Book Recommended

      4. See also 5 items
        1. Warnings - feministkilljoys 2018

          Website Recommended

    2. Further Reading 6 items
      1. At Home in the World - Michael Jackson 1995

        Book Further Chapter 1

      2. At Home in the World - Michael Jackson 1995 (electronic resource)

        Book Further Chapter 1

  10. Topic 8 0 items
    Student presentations on research plans
  11. Topic 9 14 items
    Audio and video recording in ethnomusicology
    1. Reading 4 items
    2. Further reading 10 items
      1. Cross-Cultural Film Making: A Handbook for Making Documentary and Ethnographic Films and Videos - Ilisa Barbash, Lucien Taylor 1997

        Book Recommended Read Introduction (pp. 1-13) and chapters 1-4 (pp. 14-212)

  12. Topic 10 17 items
    Critical perspectives on ethnographic writing
    1. Readings 3 items
      1. Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes - Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, Linda L. Shaw 2011

        Book Essential Read chapters 7 and 8 (pp. 201-248)

    2. Further reading 14 items
      1. The Ethnographic Imagination: Textual Constructions of Reality - Paul Atkinson 2011

        Book Recommended Chapters 2-9 (your choice of 2 or more)

      2. The Ethnographic Imagination: Textual Constructions of Reality - Paul Atkinson 2011 (electronic book)

        Book Recommended Chapters 2-9 (your choice of 2 or more)

      3. Chapter 15. Records - Bruce Jackson

        Chapter Further

      4. Chapter 15 and 16 - Steinar Kvale, Svend Brinkmann

        Chapter Recommended

      5. Phenomenology and Ethnography - Ilia Maso 2001

        Chapter Recommended

      6. Textual Analysis or Thick Description? - Jeff Todd Titon 2012

        Chapter Recommended

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