Merriam Anthropology of Music

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Anthropology of Music

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Title: The Anthropology of Music <>Binding: Paperback <>Author: ValerieMerriam <>Publisher: NorthwesternUniversityPress

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"For the broad perspective it provides of man as music-maker, as also for the lucid resume of past and present appraoches to this subject which it presents, Merriam's new book should, I think, be treated asessential reading both within the social sciences and the humanities." Man"

..".Merriam's book, seen from the viewpoint of anthropology, is deserving of the highest respect."
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"With great thoroughness, Merriam has pointed out to anthropologists how much they can contribute to our general knowledge of music as human experience."--David P. McAllester, Wesleyan University"American Anthropologist" (04/15/1965)

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Alan P. Merriam held the position of Professor of Anthropology at Indiana University. He died in 1980.

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