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This guides focuses primarily on women in Western art music. It does not cover the contributions of women musicians in music theatre, jazz, folk, gospel, or popular music, nor the music/musicians of other underrepresented groups. Ask a librarian for help finding resources on these and other topics.
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Frames social justice within social, historical, cultural, and political contexts; grapples with issues of inclusivity and diversity, racism, and other cycles of injustice in music pedagogy; and offers specific examples of social justice in action.