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Author Denisoff, R. Serge.

Title Sing a song of social significance / R. Serge Denisoff
Edition Second edition
Published Bowling Green, Ohio : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, [1983]


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Description x, 255 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Songs of persuasion and their entrepreneurs -- Christianity, Communism and commercialism: the song of persuasion revisited -- Urban folk music 'movement' research: value free? -- Religious roots of the song of persasion -- Class consciousness and the song of persuasion -- Songs of persuasion and skits of American Trotskyists -- Protest songs of the old and new left -- "Hey, hey Woody Guthrie I wrote you a song": the political side of Bob Dylan -- Kent State, Muskogee, and the Ghetto -- Protest songs: those on AM radio and those on the streets -- Rock in the southland -- "You know something's happening, but you don't know what it is do you Mister Jones?" -- Sociology of popular music: a review -- The battered and neglected orphan
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 226-233
Subject Music -- Social aspects.
Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Protest songs -- United States -- History and criticism.
LC no. 84176092
ISBN 0879720360
087972272X (paperback)