Journal of the Society for Asian Music
Volume 32, Number 1 Fall/Winter 2000/2001

Tribal Music of India
Roderic Knight
(guest editor)
Introduction 1
Richard Kent Wolf Three Perspectives in Music and the Idea of Tribe in India 5
Carol Babiracki "Saved by Dance": The Movement for Autonomy in Jharkhand 35
David Roche The Dhak, Devi Amba's Hourglasss Drum in Tribal Southern Rajasthan, India 59
Roderic Knight The Bana, Epic Fiddle of Central India 101
Richard Kent Wolf Mourning Sounds and Human Pasts among the Kotas of South India 141
Book Reviews
Peter Manuel and
Edward O. Henry
Helen Myers. Music of Hindu Trinidad: Songs from the Indian Diaspora. 185
Michael Tenzer Mervyn Cooke. Britten and the Far East: Asian Influences in the Music of Benjamin Britten. 190
Barbara Mittler Bell Yung. Dangerous Tunes: The Politics of Chinese Music in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the People’s Republic of China since 1949 192
Nilanjana Bhattacharjya Gerry Farrell. Indian Music and the West. 196
Lee Tong Soon Steven Jones. Folk Music of China: Living Instrumental Traditions 202
Amir Hossein Pourjavady Henry George Farmer. The Science of Music in Islam. Vols. 1-2, Studies in Oriental Music.
Eckhard Neubauer. The Science of Music in Islam. Vol. 3, Arabisch Musiktheorie von den Anfängen bis zum 6./12. Jahrhundert. Vol. 4, Der Essai sur la musique orientale von Charles Fonton mit Zeichnungen von Adanson.
Steven Curtis Joep Bor, ed. The Raga Guide: A Survey of 74 Hindustani Ragas. 209
Audio Recording Review
Edward O. Henry Alan Lomax, rec.; Peter Manuel, notes. East Indian Music in the West Indies. 212

About the Contributors 215

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