Popular Music Culture: The Key Concepts (Routledge Key Guides)

3.75 avg rating
( 4 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780415347709: Popular Music Culture: The Key Concepts (Routledge Key Guides)

Presenting a comprehensive A-Z glossary of the main terms and concepts used in the study of popular music, this fully updated second edition covers key new developments in the area, such as the impact of the Internet and Reality TV.

Key definitions include:

* important musical genres, from bhangra to punk rock

* musical subcultures, from hippies to Goths

* methodologies, from Marxism to postmodernism

* musicological terms, from sound to harmony

* musical phenomena, from girl groups to concept albums.

All entries are fully cross-referenced and include suggestions for further reading and listening - making this an invaluable resource for anyone studying or interested in popular music.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Roy Shuker is Programme Director in Media Studies, School of English, Film & Theatre, at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. He is author of Understanding Popular Music.

Review:

'Engaging... Shuker is a reliable guide.' - Media Education Association Newsletter

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used View Book
List Price: US$ 120.00
US$ 92.51

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 2.64
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Shuker, Roy
Published by Routledge (2005)
ISBN 10: 041534770X ISBN 13: 9780415347709
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bookbarn International
(Bristol, SOM, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Ships from the UK within 24 hours. No Dustjacket. Fade marks to cover. Bookseller Inventory # BBI2275382

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 92.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds