Understanding Society through Popular Music / Edition 2

Understanding Society through Popular Music / Edition 2

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Understanding Society through Popular Music / Edition 2

Written for Introductory Sociology and Sociology of Popular Music courses, the second edition of Understanding Society through Popular Music uses popular music to illustrate fundamental social institutions, theories, sociological concepts, and processes. The authors use music, a social phenomenon of great interest, to draw students in and bring life to their study of sociology. The new edition has been updated with cutting edge thinking on and current examples of subcultures, politics, and technology.

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ISBN-13: 9780415641951
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/18/2013
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 524,988
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Preface Introduction 1. Interaction 2. Families 3. Self and Life Course 4. Youth, Deviance and Subcultures 5. Religion 6. Politics 7. Gender, Race and Class 8. Technology 9. Globalization and Social Change References Index

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