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  1. Women, Music, Culture

    An Introduction

    By Julie C. Dunbar

    Women, Music, Culture is an undergraduate textbook on the history and contribution of women in a variety of musical genres and professions. Clear writing, compelling narrative, and more than fifty guided listening examples bring the world of women in music to life. It includes a wide array of...

    Published December 20th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Music Business and Recording Industry

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey P Hull, Geoffrey Hull, Thomas Hutchison, Richard Strasser

    The Music Business and Recording Industry is a comprehensive music business textbook focused on the three income streams in the music industry: music publishing, live entertainment, and recordings. The book provides a sound foundation for understanding key issues, while presenting the latest...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Popular World Music

    By Andrew Shahriari

    Exploring Popular World Music is the first introductory level text written to introduce students to popular music styles from around the world. Focusing on styles that all students will know -- from Reggae to Klezmer, from Afro-Pop to Kodo drums--the book offers a comprehensive, listening-oriented...

    Published September 28th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Popular Music of Vietnam

    The Politics of Remembering, the Economics of Forgetting

    By Dale A. Olsen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

    Based on the author’s research in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, and other urban areas in Vietnam, this study of contemporary Vietnamese popular music explores the ways globalization and free market economics have influenced the music and subcultures of Vietnamese youth, focusing on the conflict...

    Published June 18th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Exploring the Networked Worlds of Popular Music

    Milieux Cultures

    By Peter Webb

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book provides an `insider’ view of worlds of popular music. It shows the relationship between music, creativity, ideas and localities by looking at cities, independents, genre, globalization and musician’s relationships with each other. Webb examines groups of musicians, audiences and...

    Published April 8th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Icons of American Popular Culture

    From P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez

    By Robert C. Cottrell

    Traces the evolution of American popular culture over the past two centuries. In a lengthy chronology of landmark events, and ten chapters, each revolving around the lives of two individuals who are in some way emblematic of their times, this provides a window on the social, economic, and political...

    Published September 15th 2009 by Routledge

  7. From Hip Hop to Jubilee

    Readings in African American Music

    By Kip Lornell

    From Jubilee to Hip Hop includes 36 reading selections that underscore the breadth and variety of African American musical culture. Each of these selections relates something notable and interesting about African American musical culture since the Emancipation, whether it is Marian...

    Published August 12th 2009 by Routledge

  8. An Anthology of Russian Folktales

    By Jack V. Haney

    Series: 500 Tips

    This anthology gathers a broad selection of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and includes helpful features that make them more accessible and engaging for English-language readers. Editor Jack V. Haney has selected some of the best tales from his seven-volume "Complete Russian Folktale"...

    Published February 15th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Japanese Popular Music

    Culture, Authenticity and Power

    By Carolyn Stevens

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    Japanese popular culture has been steadily increasing in visibility both in Asia and beyond in recent years. This book examines Japanese popular music, exploring its historical development, technology, business and production aspects, audiences, and language and culture. Based both on extensive...

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  10. Lewis Hine: Photographer of Americans at Work

    Photographer of Americans at Work

    By Richard Worth

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge