Interpreting Culture, Society and Space: Folk Music Perspective

Space and Culture, India

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Title Interpreting Culture, Society and Space: Folk Music Perspective
 
Creator Singh, Ravi
 
Subject Cultural Geography
Cultural Practices
Folk Music
Folk Songs
Identity
Music Geography
Human Geography
Sociology
Social Work
Humanities
Cultural Geography
 
Description Cultural Geography per se is one of the marginal sub-disciplines of Geography in India and contributed mainly by practitioners from other disciplines like Anthropology, Sociology, Cultural Studies, Architecture, etc. Due to this reason, the sub-fields of Cultural Geography did not grow in this land of rich cultural heritage and traditions. One such field is the Geography of Music. The objective of this brief editorial note is to demonstrate the potential of folk music as a source of knowing the changing trends and patterns in society, culture, and economy and their spatiality. The examples cited are mainly from the Middle Ganga Valley, a region in which Bhojpuri is the language of the common populace, in which the author is currently based.
 
Publisher Alliance for Community Capacity Building
 
Date 2020-06-28
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://spaceandculture.in/index.php/spaceandculture/article/view/919
10.20896/saci.v8i1.919
 
Source Space and Culture, India; Vol 8 No 1 (2020): Space and Culture, India; 14-20
2052-8396
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://spaceandculture.in/index.php/spaceandculture/article/view/919/387
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Ravi Singh
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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