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Author Sharma, Nitasha Tamar, 1973-
Title Hip hop Desis [electronic resource] : South Asian Americans, Blackness, and a global race consciousness / Nitasha Tamar Sharma.
Publication Info. Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2010.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series Refiguring American music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Alternative ethnics : rotten coconuts and ethnic hip hop -- Making race : Desi racial identities, South Asian and Black relations, and racialized hip hop -- Flipping the gender script : gender and sexuality in South Asian and hip hop America -- The appeal of hip hop, ownership, and the politics of location -- Sampling South Asians : dual flows of appropriation and the possibilities of authenticity -- Turning thoughts into action through the politics of identification.
Note Description based on print version record
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject South Asian Americans -- Music -- Social aspects.
Rap (Music) -- Social aspects -- United States.
Hip-hop -- Influence.
South Asian Americans -- Race identity.
United States -- Race relations.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Sharma, Nitasha Tamar, 1973- Refiguring American music Hip hop Desis Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2010 9780822347415 0822347415 9780822347606 0822347601 (DLC) 2010006794
ISBN 9780822392897 (e-book)
0822392895 (e-book)
9780822347415 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822347415 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822347606 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822347601 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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