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The Resource Reggae, Rastafari, and the rhetoric of social control, by Stephen A. King ; with contributions by Barry T. Bays III and P. Renée Foster

Reggae, Rastafari, and the rhetoric of social control, by Stephen A. King ; with contributions by Barry T. Bays III and P. Renée Foster

Label
Reggae, Rastafari, and the rhetoric of social control
Title
Reggae, Rastafari, and the rhetoric of social control
Statement of responsibility
by Stephen A. King ; with contributions by Barry T. Bays III and P. Renée Foster
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Who changed Bob Marley's famous peace-and-love anthem into "Come to Jamaica and feel all right"? When did the Rastafarian fighting white colonial power become the smiling Rastaman spreading beach towels for American tourists? Drawing on research in social movement theory and protest music, Reggae, Rastafari, and the Rhetoric of Social Control traces the history and rise of reggae and the story of how an island nation commandeered the music to fashion an image and entice tourists. Visitors to Jamaica are often unaware that reggae was a revolutionary music rooted in the suffering of Jamaica's po
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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1964-
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King, Stephen A.
Dewey number
781.646/097292
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3532
LC item number
.K55 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Bays, Barry T
  • Foster, P. Renée
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  • Reggae music
  • Music
  • Rastafari movement
  • MUSIC
  • Music
  • Rastafari movement
  • Reggae music
  • Jamaica
Label
Reggae, Rastafari, and the rhetoric of social control, by Stephen A. King ; with contributions by Barry T. Bays III and P. Renée Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-162) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • PART ONE (1959-1971)
  • Ska and the roots of Rastafarian musical protest
  • Rocksteady, the Rude Boy, and the political awakening of Rastafari
  • Early reggae, Black power, and the politicization of Rastafari
  • Jamaica Labour Party's "policy of the beast" : the rhetoric of social control strategies
  • PART TWO (1972-1980)
  • International reggae : popularization and polarization of Rastafari
  • Michael Manley and the People's National Party's co-optation of the Rastafari and reggae
Control code
55153777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604730388
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • 22573/ctt2khqfz
  • cfdb2ede-5fff-4423-bf1f-b8c82394d242
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55153777
Label
Reggae, Rastafari, and the rhetoric of social control, by Stephen A. King ; with contributions by Barry T. Bays III and P. Renée Foster
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-162) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • PART ONE (1959-1971)
  • Ska and the roots of Rastafarian musical protest
  • Rocksteady, the Rude Boy, and the political awakening of Rastafari
  • Early reggae, Black power, and the politicization of Rastafari
  • Jamaica Labour Party's "policy of the beast" : the rhetoric of social control strategies
  • PART TWO (1972-1980)
  • International reggae : popularization and polarization of Rastafari
  • Michael Manley and the People's National Party's co-optation of the Rastafari and reggae
Control code
55153777
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604730388
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2khqfz
  • cfdb2ede-5fff-4423-bf1f-b8c82394d242
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55153777

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