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Rock'n America : a social and cultural history

Author: Deena Weinstein
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a systematic approach to understanding rock by applying sociological concepts in a historical context.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Weinstein, Deena.
Rock'n America.
(CaOONL)2014903878X
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deena Weinstein
ISBN: 9781442600157 1442600152 9781442600164 1442600160
OCLC Number: 883939738
Notes: Issued also in electronic format.
Description: xvii, 357 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: What is rock? --
Rock's precursors, 1946-1953 --
Rock begins, 1954-1958 --
Mainstreaming rock and roll, 1959-1963 --
The times they were a-changin', 1964-1967 --
The best and worst of times, 1968-1973 --
The shame and the splendor, 1974-1978 --
Draining of the mainstream, 1979-1982 --
Visuals rule while indie rocks, 1983-1990 --
Alternative to what? 1991-1996 --
Decentering rock, 1997-2002 --
Rock in the digital age, 2003-now.
Other Titles: Rock in America
Rockin' America
Responsibility: Deena Weinstein.

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