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Contents I. POINTS OF DEPARTURE 1 1 Ethno-musicology 1 2 Ethnography 5 3 Cultural Premises 8 II. STUDY ON THE GURUNGS 11 1. The Gurungs 11 A. Belief System 13 B. Economy 15 C. Society System 16 D. Life According to Gender19 2 Nation-building as the Cultural Context 23 3 Fieldwork 28 4 Klinu Village in 1975-76 38 A. Belief System 39 B. Economy 41 C. Outside Contacts 42 D. Social System 44 E. Education 46 F. Yearly Cycle...
|I. POINTS OF DEPARTURE||1|
|3 Cultural Premises||8|
|II. STUDY ON THE GURUNGS||11|
|1. The Gurungs||11|
|A. Belief System||13|
|C. Society System||16|
|D. Life According to Gender||19|
|2 Nation-building as the Cultural Context||23|
|4 Klinu Village in 1975-76||38|
|A. Belief System||39|
|C. Outside Contacts||42|
|D. Social System||44|
|F. Yearly Cycle||47|
|5. Tendencies toward Change: Klinu in 1985||48|
|A. Belief System||50|
|B. Social System||51|
|6. Gurung Cognitive Premises||56|
|A. Gurung Ontology||57|
|B. Conceptualization of Time||60|
|C. Collective Emphasis||63|
|D.Ethnic and Cultural Identity||65|
|Ill. GURUNG MUSIC||71|
|1. Village Music: 1975-76||71|
|A. Music-makers and Learning||73|
|B. Music in the Rites after Death||80|
|C. Music of Other Castes||89|
|D. The Yearly Cycle of Music||91|
|2. Musical Thinking||93|
|A. Classification of Music||93|
|B. Conceptualization of Music||98|
|3. Musical Events||105|
|A. The Rod!||106|
|B. Song Duel||111|
|4. Musical Occasions||114|
|A. The Serga||115|
|B. The Ghamtu||127|
|C. The Krisna Caritra.||187|
|D. The Thetar||205|
|5. Continuity and Change: Village Music in 1985||215|
|A. Changes in the Ghamtu||218|
|B. Celebration of the Baisakh Purne||223|
|C. Music of the Youth||227|
|D. Attitudes towards Music||230|
|6. Urban Gurung Music||232|
|A. Urban Musicians||240|
|B. Rural-urban Transmission||243|
|1 Gurung Cultural Premises and Music||247|
|2 Parallelism of Cultural Premises and Music||252|
|3 Quality of Change||265|
Item Code: NAO257 Author: Pirkko Moisala Cover: Paperback Edition: 2018 Publisher: Ratna Pustak Bhandar, Nepal ISBN: 9789937331845 Language: English Size: 8.5 inch X 5.5 inch Pages: 301 (20 B/W Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 245 gms
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