B.A. Degree in Anthropology {19-20} - Anthropology of Music

Course Code
ANTH 333  Credits
Title Anthropology of Music 
Lasc Area Goal 8  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description An anthropological investigation of the relationships between culture and music. It will focus on the core anthropological concepts of cultural relativism, ethnocentrism, and globalization in relation to the cultural contexts of music. It will explore how music relates anthropologically to various aspects of culture, including identity, gender, family, religion, politics, subsistence, economics, and language. Ethnographic examples will be drawn from western and non-western music. MnTC Goal 8.