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Rock and popular music : politics, policies, institutions / edited by Tony Bennett ... [et al.]

Author:
Bennett, Tony 1947-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 306 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
Topic:
Rock music--Political aspects  Search this
Rock music--Social aspects  Search this
Popular music--Political aspects  Search this
Popular music--Social aspects  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_478190

Dangerous crossroads : popular music, postmodernism, and the poetics of place / George Lipsitz

Author:
Lipsitz, George  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 192 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1994
Topic:
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Popular music--Social aspects  Search this
Popular music--Political aspects  Search this
Postmodernism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_487802

Popular cultures : rock music, sport and the politics of pleasure / David Rowe

Author:
Rowe, David  Search this
Physical description:
184 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1995
Topic:
Rock music--Social aspects  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Sports--Social aspects  Search this
Popular culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_505676

Expressing human experience through music / John Blacking

Author:
Blacking, John  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1995
Topic:
Venda (African people)--Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
ML60 .B63 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100617

Musical elaborations / Edward W. Said

Author:
Said, Edward W  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 109 p. : music ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Music--Philosophy and aesthetics  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Music--Performance  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_464735

Music as social text / John Shepherd

Author:
Shepherd, John 1947-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 245 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
Topic:
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Music--Political aspects  Search this
Music--Psychological aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_474990

Swing changes : big-band jazz in New Deal America / David W. Stowe

Author:
Stowe, David W (David Ware)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 299 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1994
Topic:
Big band music--History and criticism  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_475199

Present tense : rock & roll and culture / edited by Anthony DeCurtis

Author:
DeCurtis, Anthony  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 317 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1992
Topic:
Rock music--History and criticism  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_487634

Putting popular music in its place / Charles Hamm

Author:
Hamm, Charles  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 390 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1995
Topic:
Popular music--History and criticism  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_487820

The social and cultural background

Author:
Kofoworola, Ziky  Search this
Lateef, Yusef  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1987
Topic:
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
PN2990.N5 K78 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_505996

Musik in afrikanischen Kulturen

Author:
Nketia, J. H. Kwabena  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1987
Topic:
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
ML3760 .M9 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_543109

Making popular music : musicians, creativity and institutions / Jason Toynbee

Author:
Toynbee, Jason  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 199 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
Topic:
Popular music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_627526

Beethoven's anvil : music in mind and culture / William L. Benzon

Author:
Benzon, William  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 336 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Music--Psychological aspects  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_706041

Music in African culture

Author:
Nketia, J. H. Kwabena  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1971
Topic:
Music  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
NX567 .C714 1966
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_734792

Soziale Bezu╠łge des Musizierens in Naturvolkkulturen. Ein ethno-soziologischer Ordnungsversuch

Author:
Ramseyer, Urs  Search this
Physical description:
[128] p. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1970
[1970]
Topic:
Music, Primitive  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743294

The background

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
1968
Topic:
Music  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
ML350 .M88X 1968
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_754163

Main problems of stability and change in tradition

Author:
Bascom, William Russell 1912-1981  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1958
Topic:
Musicology  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
ML5 .A25
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788367

Is the African musical?

Author:
Alakija, Oluwole A  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1969
1934
Topic:
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
HT1581 .C97 1969
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_900429

Nationalists, cosmopolitans, and popular music in Zimbabwe / Thomas Turino

Author:
Turino, Thomas  Search this
Physical description:
x, 401 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Zimbabwe
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Popular music--History and criticism  Search this
Music--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_924125

American sabor : Latinos in U.S. popular Music

Author:
Experience Music Project  Search this
Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame  Search this
Subject:
Experience Music Project  Search this
Physical description:
40 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Latin America
United States
Washington (State)
Seattle
Date:
2007
Topic:
Popular music--Social aspects  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Music  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Music--Social aspects  Search this
Music museums  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1055293

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