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The Resource Highlife Saturday night : popular music and social change in urban Ghana, Nate Plageman, (electronic resource)

Highlife Saturday night : popular music and social change in urban Ghana, Nate Plageman, (electronic resource)

Label
Highlife Saturday night : popular music and social change in urban Ghana
Title
Highlife Saturday night
Title remainder
popular music and social change in urban Ghana
Statement of responsibility
Nate Plageman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1978-
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Plageman, Nate
Dewey number
306.4/8409667
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3917.G43
LC item number
P53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
  • African expressive cultures
  • Ethnomusicology multimedia
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  • Dance music
  • Highlife (Music)
  • Ghana
Label
Highlife Saturday night : popular music and social change in urban Ghana, Nate Plageman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography, and index
Contents
Introduction: the historical importance of urban Ghana's Saturday nights -- Popular music, political authority, and social possibilities in the southern Gold Coast, 1890-1940 -- The making of a middle class: urban social clubs and the evolution of highlife music, 1915-1940 -- The friction on the floor: negotiating nightlife in Accra, 1940-1960 -- "The highlife was born in Ghana": politics, culture, and the making of a national music, 1950-1965 -- "We were the ones who composed the songs": the promises and pitfalls of being a bandsman, 1945-1970
Control code
ebr10634610
Dimensions
cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007339
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Highlife Saturday night : popular music and social change in urban Ghana, Nate Plageman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography, and index
Contents
Introduction: the historical importance of urban Ghana's Saturday nights -- Popular music, political authority, and social possibilities in the southern Gold Coast, 1890-1940 -- The making of a middle class: urban social clubs and the evolution of highlife music, 1915-1940 -- The friction on the floor: negotiating nightlife in Accra, 1940-1960 -- "The highlife was born in Ghana": politics, culture, and the making of a national music, 1950-1965 -- "We were the ones who composed the songs": the promises and pitfalls of being a bandsman, 1945-1970
Control code
ebr10634610
Dimensions
cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007339
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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