Kinderculture: The Corporate Construction Of Childhood, Second Edition (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Westview Press, 2006 - History - 388 pages
0 Reviews
Also includes information on African Americans, alternative rock, Atlantic Records, Joan Baez, Ginger Baker, The Band, Beach Boys, Beastie Boys, Lennon and McCartney, Chuck Berry, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Black Sabbath, blues, John (Bonzo) Bonham, David Bowie, James Brown, Capitol Records, censorship, Ray Charles, Eric Clapton, Clash, classic rock, Kurt Cobain, Columbia Records, Sam Cooke, Cream, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Roger Daltrey, Bo Didley (Elias McDaniel), disc jockeys, Fats Domino, Bob Dylan, The Eagles, electronic dance music, Eminem, Brian Epstein, folk music, Aretha Franklin, gangsta rap, Jerry Garcia, Marvin Gaye, Berry Gordy, Bill Graham, Grateful Dead, Woody Guthrie, Bill Haley, George Harrison, heavy metal, Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Holly, Michael Jackson, Mick Jagger, Jefferson Airplane, Brian Jones, Janis Joplin, Riley (B.B.) King, Led Zeppelin, John Lennon, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard (Richard Pennimen), Madonna, Mamas and the Papas, Paul McCartney, Metallica, Monterey Pop Festival, Keith Moon, Motown, MTV (Music Television), Napster, Nirvana, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, political activism, Elvis Presley, punk rock, rap, Otis Redding, Keith Richards, Rock Window, Rolling Stone (magazine), Rolling Stones, Johnny Rotten (John Lydon), San Francisco area rock, Sex Pistols, Tupac Shakur, Phil Spector, Ringo Starr (Richard Starkey Jr.), Pete Townsend, Sid Viscious (John Beverly), The Who, Muddy Waters, Stevie Wonder, The Yardbirds, etc.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

II
1
III
21
IV
22
V
41
VI
59
VII
77
VIII
78
IX
88
XXIV
333
XXV
347
XXVI
348
XXVII
375
XXVIII
391
XXIX
392
XXX
409
XXXI
423

X
101
XI
102
XII
119
XIII
139
XIV
157
XV
158
XVI
189
XVII
207
XVIII
231
XIX
232
XX
249
XXI
279
XXII
280
XXIII
311
XXXII
441
XXXIII
457
XXXIV
469
XXXV
470
XXXVI
501
XXXVII
541
XXXVIII
556
XXXIX
580
XL
593
XLI
595
XLII
597
XLIII
605
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 254 - Chronic wrongdoing, or an impotence which results in a general loosening of the ties of civilized society, may in America, as elsewhere, ultimately require intervention by some civilized nation, and in the Western Hemisphere the adherence of the United States to the Monroe Doctrine may force the United States, however reluctantly, in flagrant cases of such wrongdoing or impotence, to the exercise of an international police power.
Page 250 - To-day the United States is practically sovereign on this continent, and its fiat is law upon the subjects to which it confines its interposition.
Page 281 - Iztapalapa, and when we saw so many cities and villages built in the water and other great towns on dry land and that straight and level Causeway going towards Mexico...
Page 249 - We could not consent to the occupation of those islands (Cuba and Porto Rico) by any other European power than Spain, under any contingency whatever.
Page 343 - ... to the entire exclusion of the exercise by the Republic of Panama of any such sovereign rights, power or authority.
Page 383 - Because they realize they are in danger of losing their lives and thus becoming lost to their people, these men, hotheaded and with anger in their hearts, relentlessly determine to renew contact once more with the oldest and most pre-colonial springs of life of their people.
Page 542 - ... when the city of Buenos Aires replaced Rosario as the national capital. A new capital for the old Province of Buenos Aires was built at La Plata. The provincial caudillos made the transition to being more conventional politicians, though it was the great landowners, the estancieros, who dominated national life. The next four decades were years of economic transformation as the combined impact of British investment, European immigration, the expansion of the railways and exploitation of corn and...
Page 233 - America is ungovernable. Those who have served the revolution have plowed the sea.
Page 545 - Process of National Reorganization'. The period has since become better known abroad as the 'dirty war', la guerra sucia. The Process was a concerted attempt to eradicate terrorism by the use of terror. Tens of thousands of 'suspects' were arrested and, it was alleged, tortured and murdered. There were reports that people were arrested simply to fulfil the quotas imposed on government agencies. The most conservative estimates put the number of people killed, or who 'disappeared', at between 10,000...
Page 50 - ... other officials are often maintained alongside the national bureaucracy. While the Modern Indian is nominally Catholic, it is characteristic that a large segment of aboriginal belief has been fused with Catholic ideology. In addition, Catholic saints are endowed with local characteristics and powers. The Indians of each community generally think of themselves as ethnic units separate from other Indian groups and from the nationals of the country in which they reside; they are the people of Santiago...

References to this book

About the author (2006)

Dr. Paul Friedlander is Director of California State University, Chico Music Industry Program. He is author of the Encyclopedia Americana “Rock Music” entry, many book chapters and journal articles, and is past-president of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music/American Chapter. As a musician, he has sung with Pete Seeger’s Children’s Chorus at Carnegie Hall, played bluegrass banjo at southern music festivals, hit notes with New York homeboys The Chapters, played folk music in Moscow’s Gorki Park, and rock and rolled across the U.S.A.

Bibliographic information