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

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…
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.
Music and Youth Culture in Latin America: Identity Construction Processes from New York to Buenos Aires (Repost)

Pablo Vila, "Music and Youth Culture in Latin America: Identity Construction Processes from New York to Buenos Aires"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199986274 | PDF | pages: 305 | 2.9 mb

Australian-Latin American Relations: New Links in A Changing Global Landscape  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 29, 2017
Australian-Latin American Relations: New Links in A Changing Global Landscape

Australian-Latin American Relations: New Links in A Changing Global Landscape by E. Kath
English | 2015 | ISBN: 113750191X | 239 Pages | PDF | 6.3 MB

Until recently, Australia and Latin America were considered irrelevant to one another. The prevailing perception in Australia had been that Latin America was too remote, disconnected, and politically irrelevant to warrant serious scholarly or public attention.
Hugo Chávez, Alí Primera and Venezuela: The Politics of Music in Latin America (repost)

Hugo Chávez, Alí Primera and Venezuela: The Politics of Music in Latin America (Palgrave Studies in the History of Subcultures and Popular Music) by Hazel Marsh
English | 15 Nov. 2016 | ISBN: 1137579676 | 252 Pages | PDF | 2.31 MB

Unlike much of the literature on Venezuela in the Chávez period, this book shifts focus away from 'top down' perspectives to examine how Venezuelan folksinger Alí Primera