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Scales around the World

Harry Liebersohn

in Music and the New Global Culture: From the Great Exhibitions to the Jazz Age

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226621265
eISBN:
9780226649306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226649306.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Alexander Ellis’s essay "On the Musical Scales of Various Nations” (1885) relied on his mathematical training and Hipkins’ musical knowledge to compare scales from musical systems across Eurasia. It ... More


Origins and Geopolitical Contexts

Philip C. Brown

in Cultivating Commons: Joint Ownership of Arable Land in Early Modern Japan

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833923
eISBN:
9780824871710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833923.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter reviews the origin and geographical context of shared ownership (warichi) in Japanese villages. It states that the Tokugawa era is seen as the origin of the various joint forms of ... More


Introduction

Philip C. Brown

in Cultivating Commons: Joint Ownership of Arable Land in Early Modern Japan

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833923
eISBN:
9780824871710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833923.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This introductory chapter asserts that even though many early modern Japanese villages (ca. 1580–1868) failed to adopt anything like private individual landownership, these places still experienced ... More


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