skip to content
Pimps up, ho's down : hip hop's hold on young Black women Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Pimps up, ho's down : hip hop's hold on young Black women

Author: T Denean Sharpley-Whiting
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Explores the portrayal of black women in hip hop music and other mass media
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Interviews
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T Denean Sharpley-Whiting
ISBN: 9780814740644 0814740642 9780814740149 0814740146
OCLC Number: 474114068
Notes: Originally published in 2007
Description: xviii, 187 s. : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Prologue Sex, Power, and Punanny Introduction Pimpin' Ain't Easy, But Somebody's Got to Do It 1 "I See the Same Ho": Video Vixens, Beauty Culture, and Diasporic Sex Tourism 2 Too Hot to Be Bothered: Black Women and Sexual Abuse 3 "I'm a Hustla, Baby": Groupie Love and the Hip Hop Star 4 Strip Tails: Booty Clappin', P-poppin', Shake Dancing 5 Coda, or a Few Last Words on Hip Hop and Feminism Notes Index About the Author
Other Titles: Hip hop's hold on young Black women
Responsibility: T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting

Abstract:

A feminist - and former model - scrutinizes hip-hop culture  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Sharpley-Whitings book does not suffer from the sort of cowardice one too often hears from black academics who genuflect to hip hop in order to stay current with the tastes of the students who Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.