Kartomi first moves through a culture-specific inspection of several societies in Europe, Asia, and Africa, and then, synthesizing current ethnomusicological trends, proceeds to make a large-scale comparative study of classification schemes and the concepts which govern them.
|Place of Publication||Chicago USA|
|Publisher||The University of Chicago Press|
|Number of pages||349|
|ISBN (Print)||978-0226425498, 0226425495|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|