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Hip hop America

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Book News Annotation:

The author of eight nonfiction books on African-American culture takes up where his The Death of Rhythm & Blues left off, and traces the origins of hip hop culture from the playgrounds of Harlem through major trends in rap music, movies, fashion, advertising, and sports. He reflects on issues of technology, drugs, incarceration, and language, and looks at how Hollywood and Madison Avenue embraced hip hop to reach young consumers. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews@booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographic references (p. 213-215) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780670871537
Subtitle:
Hip Hop and the Molding of Black Generation X
Author:
George, Nelson
Publisher:
Viking Adult
Location:
New York :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Composers & Musicians - Country & Folk
Subject:
Music and society
Subject:
Rap
Subject:
Rap (music)
Subject:
Hip-hop
Subject:
Music and society -- United States.
Subject:
General Social Science
Publication Date:
19981001
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9.31x6.33x.86 in. 1.00 lbs.

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