Youth Identities and Argentine Popular Music: Beyond Tango

Youth Identities and Argentine Popular Music: Beyond Tango

by Pablo Vila
     
 

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What are the main music preferences of young people in Argentina? How do these preferences fit into Argentinean society, culture, and politics? The essays in this volume show how issues of religion, class, ethnicity, and gender are constructed and negotiated through a variety of musical practices. Rock, cumbia, and romantic music are all examined as elaborations of

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What are the main music preferences of young people in Argentina? How do these preferences fit into Argentinean society, culture, and politics? The essays in this volume show how issues of religion, class, ethnicity, and gender are constructed and negotiated through a variety of musical practices. Rock, cumbia, and romantic music are all examined as elaborations of gender, sexual, class, and ethnic identities for young people, whose socio-musical lives go beyond the traditional stereotypes of Argentina, tango, and passion.

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ISBN-13:
9780230104631
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
05/08/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
198
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

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