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Author Pacini Hernandez, Deborah.

Title Bachata : a social history of Dominican popular music / Deborah Pacini Hernandez.

Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  781.64097293 PACI {Bund68 20181203}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxiii, 267 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-251), discography (p. 253-254), and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Defining Bachata -- Ch. 2. Music and Dictatorship -- Ch. 3. The Birth of Bachata -- Ch. 4. Power, Representation, and Identity -- Ch. 5. Love, Sex, and Gender -- Ch. 6. From the Margins to the Mainstream -- Ch. 7. Conclusions.
Subject Bachata -- History and criticism.
Popular music -- Dominican Republic -- History and criticism.
Dominican Republic -- Social conditions.
ISBN 1566392993
1566393000 (pbk.)