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              Books in the Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series series

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              Music, National Identity and the Politics of Location: Between the Global and the Local
               

              Music, National Identity and the Politics of Location: Between the Global and the Local (Hardback, New edition)

              By Knights, Vanessa; Edited by Biddle, Dr. Ian; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $271.00
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              This volume brings together a number of authors working on world popular musics, many of whom attended the conference 'Popular Music and National Identities', held at the University of Newcastle in 2000.

              ISBN 9780754640554
              Published 1 July 2001 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              The Sociology of Wind Bands: Amateur Music Between Cultural Domination and Autonomy

              The Sociology of Wind Bands: Amateur Music Between Cultural Domination and Autonomy (Paperback)

              By Dubois, Vincent; Meon, Jean-Matthieu; Bart, translated by Jean-Yves

              • RRP: $98.99
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              Despite the musical and social roles they play in many parts of the world, wind bands have not attracted much interest from sociologists. The Sociology of Wind Bands seeks to fill this gap in research by providing a sociological account of this musical universe as it stands now. ...

              ISBN 9781138248564
              Published 9 September 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Political Rock
               

              Political Rock (Paperback)

              By Weglarz, Kristine; Edited by Pedelty, Mark

              • RRP: $98.99
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              Political Rock features luminary figures in rock music that have stood out not only for their performances, but also for their politics. The book opens with a comparative, cultural history of artists who have played important roles in social movements. Individual chapters are dev ...

              ISBN 9781138245631
              Published 26 August 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Popular Music and Human Rights: Volume II: World Music
               

              Popular Music and Human Rights: Volume II: World Music (Hardback)

              By Peddie, Professor Ian

              • RRP: $181.00
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              Popular music has long understood that human rights, if attainable at all, involve a struggle without end. This title includes contributors that cover topics such as Movimento 77, Nepal's heavy metal scene, music and memory in Mozambique and Swaziland, hybrid metal in the muslim ...

              ISBN 9780754668534
              Published 28 August 2011 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Britpop and the English Music Tradition
               

              Britpop and the English Music Tradition (Hardback, New edition)

              By Stratton, Jon; Edited by Bennett, Andy; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Devoted exclusively to the Britpop phenomenon and its contexts, this book examines issues such as the historical antecedents of Britpop, the subjectivities governing the performative conventions of Britpop, the cultural context within which Britpop unfolded, and its influence on ...

              ISBN 9780754668053
              Published 18 August 2010 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Popular Music, Cultural Politics and Music Education in China
               

              Popular Music, Cultural Politics and Music Education in China (Hardback)

              By Ho, Wai-Chung

              • RRP: $282.00
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              While attention has been paid to various aspects of music education in China, to date no single publication has systematically addressed the complex interplay of sociopolitical transformations underlying the development of popular music and music education in the multilevel cultu ...

              ISBN 9781472476548
              Published 12 December 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Popular Music in France from Chanson to Techno: Culture, Identity and Society

              Popular Music in France from Chanson to Techno: Culture, Identity and Society (Hardback, New edition)

              By Cannon, Steve; Edited by Dauncey, Hugh; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $285.00
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              Why do musicians and music analysts deny that music is irreducibly social, or at least behave as if it isn't? The answer is itself socially specific. These writings examine the interaction between French popular music and French society, identity and culture.

              ISBN 9780754608493
              Published 1 March 2008 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Political Rock
               

              Political Rock (Hardback, New edition)

              By Weglarz, Kristine; Edited by Pedelty, Mark; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Political Rock is a comparative, cultural history of luminary figures in rock music who have played important roles in social movements. Individual chapters are devoted to The Clash and Fugazi, Billy Bragg, Bob Dylan, Rage Against the Machine, Pearl Jam, Sinead O'Connor, Peter Ga ...

              ISBN 9781409446224
              Published 12 August 2013 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Other Voices: Hidden Histories of Liverpool's Popular Music Scenes, 1930s-1970s
               

              Other Voices: Hidden Histories of Liverpool's Popular Music Scenes, 1930s-1970s (Hardback, New edition)

              By Brocken, Michael; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $271.00
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              At times it appears that a whole industry exists to perpetuate the myth of origin of the Beatles. This book tells the history of the disparate and now partially hidden musical strands that contributed to Liverpool's musical countenance. It is also a critique of Beatles-related in ...

              ISBN 9780754667933
              Published 28 December 2009 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              The English Traditional Ballad: Theory, Method, and Practice
               

              The English Traditional Ballad: Theory, Method, and Practice (Hardback, New edition)

              By Atkinson, David; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Hawkins, Professor Stan; Burns, Professor Lori

              • RRP: $285.00
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              David Atkinson examines the ways in which the body of ballads known in England make reference both to ballads from elsewhere and to other English folk songs. The book outlines current theoretical directions and offers readers an approach for exploring the creation of meaning(s) o ...

              ISBN 9780754606345
              Published 1 February 2008 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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