UWI BOOKSHOP » Faculty of Humanities and Education » Cultural Studies » CUL020 » SHOOT THE SINGER: MUSIC CENSORSHIP TODAY
Model: CUL020
ISBN: 1842775057
Authors: KORPE, MARIE
Publishers: ARAWAK PUBLICATIONS
Price: $0.00JMD
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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 12 September, 2011.
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From gangsta rap to narcocorrigos and beyond, this unique book is the first worldwide presentation of contemporary cases of music censorship. With an accompanying CD of banned music from around the world, the book also includes a discussion of the causes, methods and logic behind contemporary attempts by governments, commercial corporations, and religious authorities to prevent people from hearing certain kinds of music and, in particular, the content of particular songs. Cases come from a surprisingly wide range of countries, including Israel, Turkey, North Korea, Mauritania, Mexico, France, South Africa, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Cuba, and the United States, and more........