Pulse of the People: Political Rap Music and Black Politics

Pulse of the People: Political Rap Music and Black Politics

by Lakeyta M. Bonnette

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780812224283
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date: 08/10/2018
Series: American Governance: Politics, Policy, and Public Law
Pages: 232
Sales rank: 1,296,699
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Lakeyta M. Bonnette is Associate Professor of American Politics and Political Science at Georgia State University-Atlanta.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Watch for the Hook
Chapter 1. Behind the Music: Black Political Attitudes and Rap Music
Chapter 2. Music and Political Resistance: The Cultural Foundation of Black Politics
Chapter 3. It's Bigger Than Hip-Hop: Rap Music and Black Nationalism
Chapter 4. Beyond the Music: Black Feminism and Rap Music
Chapter 5. The Future of Politics: The Implications of Rap Music and Political Attitudes
Conclusion. It's Still Bigger Than Hip-Hop: The Future of Rap and Politics

Appendices
1. Political Rap Songs
2. HSAN and BPP Demands

Notes
Bibliography
Discography
Index
Acknowledgments

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