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Description In this groundbreaking book, Jeffrey O. Ogbar celebrates hip-hop and confronts the cult of authenticity that defines its essential character.
Deftly balancing an insider’s love of the culture with a scholar’s detached critique, he traces hip-hop’s rise as a cultural juggernaut and persuasively challenges widely held notions that hip-hop is socially dangerous – to black youth in particular. The Best Books of Check jeffreh the top books of the year on our page Jeffreh Books of Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions Looking for beautiful books? Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
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Indian-Made Erika Marie Bsumek. Elvis Culture Erika Doss. Cuttin’ Up Court Carney. Carbon Nation Bob Johnson. Review eevolution “Easily one of the most substantial and thoughtful works on the cultural politics of hip-hop. Ogbar successfully balances an insider’s love of the culture with a scholar’s critical eye. Is hip-hop ripping society apart?
Ogbar shows that these questions – among the many more that rap music revolktion – are much more complicated than they first seem. Hip-Hop Revolution compellingly examines race, gender, authenticity, and this African American generation’s quest fevolution true democracy and liberation.
A History of the Hip-Hop Generation “A wide-ranging and knowledgeable addition to the expanding field of hip-hop studies. Ogbar addresses many aspects of this controversial and influential cultural phenomenon: This book is full of engaging readings, informed contextualization, and fresh ideas. As Ogbar highlights throughout his thoughtful and provocative book, hip-hop culture is on the cutting-edge of all that matters in contemporary America.
Ogbar probes deeply into revolition roots and realities of hiphop’s image, its ‘keeping it real’ mantra, and its rebellious reputation An important book that offers insight into how hiphop is involved in shaping the future and how forces have attempted to co-opt its most powerful voices.
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Ogbar is associate professor of history and director of the Institute for African American Studies at the University of Connecticut. He is author of Black Power: Problems in American Civilization. Book ratings by Goodreads.
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