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Playing for Change. [electronic resource] ; Music and Musicians in the Service of Social Movements / Rob Rosenthal & Richard Flacks.

Rosenthal, Rob, 1951- (Author). Flacks, Richard. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 1612053890 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9781612053899 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 320 p.)
  • Publisher: Boulder : Paradigm Publishers, 2012

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-310) and index
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I: An introduction to the music/movement link: You can't scare me, I'm sticking to the union -- Part II: The meanings of music ; Aretha Franklin sings to Charlie Manson ; Context ; The audience and reception ; The meanings of music : some reconsiderations and implications -- Part III: The functions of musicking for social movements ; Serving the committed ; Education ; Conversion and recruitment ; Mobilization ; How musicking harms movements ; What makes a difference? ; What is to be sung (or played)?
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Music > Social aspects.
Social movements.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Music > Social aspects.
Social movements.
Genre: Electronic books.

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