Latin Music

Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at Aug. 18, 2014
Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom (repost)

Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom By Maria Elena Cepeda
Publisher: NYU Press 2010 | 272 Pages | ISBN: 0814716911 | PDF | 8 MB

Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lout at March 25, 2010
Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom

Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom By Maria Elena Cepeda
Publisher: NYU Press 2010 | 272 Pages | ISBN: 0814716911 | PDF | 8 MB

Ralph Peer and the Making of Popular Roots Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Feb. 15, 2015
Ralph Peer and the Making of Popular Roots Music

Ralph Peer and the Making of Popular Roots Music by Barry Mazor
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1613740212 | 320 pages | EPUB | 2,3 MB
The Latin Tinge: The Impact of Latin American Music on the United States by John Storm Roberts

The Latin Tinge: The Impact of Latin American Music on the United States by John Storm Roberts
English | Jan 21, 1999 | ISBN: 0195121015, 0195025644 | 304 Pages | PDF | 14,6 MB
Ska: The Rhythm of Liberation (Tempo: A Scarecrow Press Music Series on Rock, Pop, and Culture)

Ska: The Rhythm of Liberation (Tempo: A Scarecrow Press Music Series on Rock, Pop, and Culture) by Heather Augustyn
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0810884496 , 081088450X | 180 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Like other major music genres, ska reflects, reveals, and reacts to the genesis and migration from its Afro-Caribbean roots and colonial origins to the shores of England and back across the Atlantic to the United States. Without ska music, there would be no reggae or Bob Marley, no British punk and pop blends, no American soundtrack to its various subcultures.

Cocinando!: Fifty Years of Latin Album Cover Art  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at Oct. 18, 2009
Cocinando!: Fifty Years of Latin Album Cover Art

Pablo Yglesias, "Cocinando!: Fifty Years of Latin Album Cover Art"
Princeton Architectural Press | 2005 | ISBN: 156898460X | 208 pages | PDF | 29,3 MB

Modern Latin America, Sixth Edition.  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by []mobi1980 at July 16, 2009
Modern Latin America, Sixth Edition.

Thomas E. Skidmore, "Modern Latin America, Sixth Edition".
Publisher: Oxford University Press | ISBN: 019517013X | 2005 edition | PDF | 528 Pages | 4.52 MB

Now in its sixth edition, Modern Latin America is a lively interpretive history and the leading text in the field. Thoroughly updated and revised, the book includes a new chapter on the history of Colombia from the wars of independence to the violent conflicts of the present day. It also examines such topics as: * the impact of 9/11 on U.S.-Latin American relations * globalization * drug trafficking * women's roles in society and politics * the fragility and uncertainty of democracy in Latin America The book features sociocultural sections and boxes in nearly every chapter, covering such diverse areas as the psychology of exile, Santeria in Cuba, baseball in the Dominican Republic…
A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries

A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries (Cambridge History of Latin America) by Leslie Bethell
English | Aug. 13, 1998 | ISBN: 0521626269 | 546 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

A Cultural History of Latin America brings together chapters from Volumes III, IV, and X of The Cambridge History of Latin America. The essays place Latin American literature, music and visual arts in historical context, from the early nineteenth century through the late twentieth century.

Hugo Chávez, Alí Primera and Venezuela: The Politics of Music in Latin America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Nov. 18, 2016
Hugo Chávez, Alí Primera and Venezuela: The Politics of Music in Latin America

Hugo Chávez, Alí Primera and Venezuela: The Politics of Music in Latin America
Palgrave Macmillan UK | History | December 4, 2016 | ISBN-10: 1137579676 | 239 pages | pdf | 2.96 mb

Authors: Marsh, Hazel
Studies how Alí Primera became intertwined with venezuelan politics both during and after his lifetime
Avoids the 'top down' political perspective often included in much of the literature from this period
Provides a greater understanding of how Chávez successfully identified himself with the Venezuelan masses
The Divine Office in the Latin Middle Ages: Methodology and Source Studies, Regional Developments, Hagiography

Margot E. Fassler und Rebecca A. Baltzer, "The Divine Office in the Latin Middle Ages: Methodology and Source Studies, Regional Developments, Hagiography"
English | ISBN: 0195124537 | 2000 | 656 pages | PDF | 9 MB