Thalia.de

In weniger als einer Minute mit dem Lesen beginnen. Sie haben noch keinen tolino?

Woodstock Scholarship

An Interdisciplinary Annotated Bibliography

Since August 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair looms large when recounting the history and impact of the baby boom generation and the societal upheavals of the Sixties. Scholars study the sociological, political, musical, and artistic impact of the event and use it as a cultural touchstone when exploring alternative perspectives or seeking clarity. This interdisciplinary annotated bibliography records the details of over 400 English-language resources on the Festival, including books, chapters, articles, websites, transcriptions and videos. Divided into six main subsections―Culture & Society, History, Biography, Music, Film, Arts & Literature―for ease of consultation Woodstock Scholarship sheds light on all facets of a key happening in our collective history.
Throughout the 1960s, popular music became increasingly reflective and suggestive of the rising political and social consciousness of the youth culture. Examples can be seen in the development of the protest song genre within the folk music boom of the early Sixties and the marriage of lifestyle to music first reflected by The Beatles with fashion, followed by psychedelic music with the emerging drug culture. Woodstock was where these themes coalesced, thus becoming the defining and last great moment of the 1960s. However, Woodstock also represented an abundant amount of experiences and ideas and moments. Thus, when exploring the complicated accounts and numerous facets of America during the turbulent Sixties one discovers scholarship on the key subjects, such as the Vietnam War or the Civil Rights Movement, often considering and debating the importance, relevance, and epic nature of Woodstock. Multiple narratives emerge: a radical engagement of the hippie movement, an overt commercial exploitation of youth culture, a political statement. Woodstock scholarship does not stand alone as field of study, but it is at the cross-road of a number of disciplines―music history, cultural studies, sociology, arts and literature, media studies, politics and economics.
Providing full bibliographical details and concise, informative annotation for each entry, Woodstock Scholarship is an essential tool for students, scholars, teachers, and librarians in all these areas, as well as for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of both the Woodstock Music and Art Fair phenomenon and of the confluence of music, commerce and politics.
… weiterlesen
Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Format ePUB i
Kopierschutz kein Kopierschutz (enthält ein Wasserzeichen) i
Erscheinungsdatum 11.11.2016
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9781783742912
Verlag Open Book Publishers
eBook
6,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar
In der Cloud verfügbar
Per E-Mail verschenken i

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 46382809
    The Bedside Ark
    von David Muirhead
    eBook
    7,49
  • 52002341
    Lion: A Long Way Home
    von Saroo Brierley
    eBook
    8,49
  • 55485798
    Gaming The System - Alles oder Nichts (Die Gaming The System Serie, #4)
    von Brenna Aubrey
    eBook
    4,99
  • 45215750
    The Book of Mirrors
    von E.O. Chirovici
    eBook
    10,99
  • 45357963
    Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay
    von Joanne K. Rowling
    (12)
    eBook
    12,99
  • 41814853
    Sapiens
    von Yuval Noah Harari
    eBook
    6,49
  • 44043204
    Hidden Figures
    von Margot Lee Shetterly
    eBook
    11,59
  • 47675083
    Born A Crime
    eBook
    10,99
  • 42601755
    A Street Cat Named Bob
    von James Bowen
    eBook
    5,49
  • 48975781
    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
    von Francesca Cavallo
    eBook
    12,99
  • 45865308
    Homo Deus
    von Yuval Noah Harari
    eBook
    9,99
  • 44188797
    When Breath Becomes Air
    von Paul Kalanithi
    eBook
    8,49
  • 28114519
    Brave New World
    von Aldous Huxley
    eBook
    8,49
  • 46346896
    Tools of Titans
    von Timothy Ferriss
    eBook
    11,99
  • 51914084
    On Tyranny
    von Timothy Snyder
    eBook
    8,49
  • 40189975
    Thinking, Fast and Slow
    von Daniel Kahneman
    eBook
    9,49
  • 43120753
    Sunday the Rabbi Stayed Home
    von Harry Kemelman
    eBook
    7,99
  • 43118128
    Friday the Rabbi Slept Late
    von Harry Kemelman
    eBook
    7,99
  • 45126570
    Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race
    von Margot Lee Shetterly
    eBook
    11,88
  • 42622571
    The World According to Bob
    von James Bowen
    eBook
    5,49

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

Woodstock Scholarship

Woodstock Scholarship

von Jeffrey N. Gatten

eBook
6,99
+
=
Das Leben hält sich nicht ans Alphabet

Das Leben hält sich nicht ans Alphabet

von Andrea Bajani

eBook
13,99
+
=

für

20,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen