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International Participation in the Shared Space of Concert Music in the Global Cosmopolitan Culture

Bonnie C. Wade

in Composing Japanese Musical Modernity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226085210
eISBN:
9780226085494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226085494.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter Three with Chapter Four explores the environment of shared cultural space that was created by systematically introducing Western music in Japan. That action situated Japan within global ... More


Cultured and Cosmopolitan Men (tongren): Objects, Merchants, and the Manchu Court in High Qing China

Yulian Wu

in Luxurious Networks: Salt Merchants, Status, and Statecraft in Eighteenth-Century China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780804798112
eISBN:
9781503600799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804798112.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

The conclusion argues that the Huizhou salt merchants emerged as “cultured and cosmopolitan men” who distinguished themselves with knowledge and skill in a wide range of fields, being famed for their ... More


Creative Involution: Bergson, Beckett, Deleuze

S. E. Gontarski

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780748697328
eISBN:
9781474416016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748697328.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book focuses on a philosophical trajectory that not only had a profound impact on critical thought of the twentieth and now twenty-first centuries, but on cosmopolitan, contemporary culture more ... More


A Historical Memoir

Mark Clague

in The Memoirs of Alton Augustus Adams, Sr.: First Black Bandmaster of the United States Navy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520251311
eISBN:
9780520933811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251311.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter reveals the memoirs in this book to be a response to a Virgin Islands “identity crisis” left in the wake of racial pressures from the U.S. mainland as well as the islands' own continuing ... More


Conclusion

Bonnie C. Wade

in Composing Japanese Musical Modernity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226085210
eISBN:
9780226085494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226085494.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This conclusion returns to the composerly attitude addressed repeatedly in this book, namely that most professional Japanese composers live their creative lives with an attitude of flexibility, as ... More


Introduction

Roger Allen and Robin Ostle

in Studying Modern Arabic Literature: Mustafa Badawi, Scholar and Critic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748696628
eISBN:
9781474412254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748696628.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book is about the life and academic legacy of Mustafa Badawi, who may be regarded as the father of the study of modern Arabic literature in the United Kingdom and the United States based on the ... More


The democratization of Indian politics

Sagarika Dutt

in India in a Globalized World

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069000
eISBN:
9781781701409
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069000.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the democratisation of politics in India. It explains that the process of constitutional development started in the nineteenth century and culminated in the drafting and ... More


Zionism and Transnationalism (1916)

Randolph Bourne

in Jewish Radicals: A Documentary History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814757437
eISBN:
9780814763469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814757437.003.0055
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter puts forward the notion of a “transnational America” according to bohemian radical Randolph Bourne—in which ethnic groups would persist and maintain ties to their countries of origin, ... More


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