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Title Youth and rock in the Soviet Bloc : youth cultures, music, and the state in Russia and Eastern Europe / edited by William Jay Risch
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, [2015]
©2015
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Description 1 online resource (320 pages)
Contents Introduction; 1 Swinging between East and West; 2 Against "Pop-Song" Poison from the West; 3 Coercion and Consumption; 4 Only Rock 'n' Roll?; 5 The Making of the Gang; 6 Détente and Western Cultural Products in Soviet Ukraine during the 1970s; 7 Punk and the State of Youth in the GDR; 8 "A Room-Sized Ocean"; 9 Shostakovich versus Boney M.; 10 Facing the Music; 11 Rockin' Down the Mainline; 12 East of (Teenaged) Eden, or, Is Eastern Youth Culture So Different from the West?; Select Bibliography; Index; About the Contributors
Summary Youth and Rock in the Soviet Bloc explores the impact of Western popular culture on young people in Russia and Eastern Europe during the Cold War
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed Jan. 14, 2015)
Subject Cold War -- Music and the war.
Music and state -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Music and state -- Soviet Union.
Popular music -- Political aspects -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Popular music -- Political aspects -- Soviet Union.
Popular music -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Popular music -- Social aspects -- Soviet Union.
Youth -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- Soviet Union.
Form Electronic book
Author Risch, William Jay.
ISBN 0739178237 (electronic bk.)
9780739178232 (electronic bk.)