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Author Mellard, Jason.

Title Progressive country : how the 1970s transformed the Texan in popular culture / by Jason Mellard
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2013
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Contents Introduction : "Too much ain't enough," or, The Texan in the late twentieth century -- The empire of Texas : Lone Star regionalism sets the stage, 1936-1968 -- Home with the armadillo : Austin's progressive country music scene -- This new cross between Baba Ram Dass and Sam Bass : cosmic cowboydom and the 1970s -- The vanishing Texan : the party of the fathers realigns -- You a real cowboy? : Texas chic in the late seventies -- Conclusion
Notes "Published in Cooperation with the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Country music -- Social aspects -- Texas -- History.
Country music -- Texas -- History and criticism.
Country music -- Texas -- Austin -- 1971-1980 -- History and criticism
Texas -- In popular culture -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0292754663 (electronic bk.)
9780292754669 (electronic bk.)