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Over the last 4 a long time, the "globalized" points of cultural circulate have bought the vast majority of scholarly-and consumer-attention, relatively within the research of South Asian song. accordingly, a extensive diversity of community-based and different in the community concentrated functionality traditions within the areas of South Asia have remained rather unexplored.

Theorizing the neighborhood provides a tough and compelling counterperspective to the "globalized," arguing for the worth of comparative microstudies that aren't involved essentially with the circulation of capital and neoliberal politics. What does it suggest for musical actions to be neighborhood in an more and more interconnected international? To what volume can theoretical task be localized to the very acts of constructing track, interacting, and composing?

Theorizing the neighborhood offers glimpses into wealthy musical worlds of south and west Asia, worlds that have by no means ahead of been awarded in one quantity. The authors pass the normal borders of scholarship and zone, exploring in unequalled element an unlimited array of musical practices and critical ethnographic discoveries-from Nepal to India, India to Sri Lanka, Pakistan to Iran. Enriched by way of audio and video tracks on an intensive significant other website, Theorizing the Local is a vital research of South Asian musical traditions that provides a broader figuring out of 21st-century tune of the world.

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