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Author Moskowitz, Marc L.

Title Cries of joy, songs of sorrow [electronic resource] : Chinese pop music and its cultural connotations / Marc L. Moskowitz.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, c2010.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 165 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.141-156), discography (p. 139-140), and index.
Contents The tail wags the dog : Taiwan's musical counter-invasion of China -- China's mandopop roots and Taiwan's gendered counter-invasion of the PRC -- Hybridity and its discontents : popular music in Taiwan -- Message in a bottle : lyrical laments and emotional expression in mandopop -- Men writing songs for women who complain about men : mandopop's gender construction in Taiwan and the PRC -- A man for all occasions : charisma and differing masculinity in mandopop -- Mandopop under siege : culturally bound criticisms of Taiwan's pop music.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1990-2008
Subject Popular music -- China -- History and criticism.
Popular music -- Taiwan -- History and criticism.
Music -- Social aspects -- China.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Chinese pop music and its cultural connotations
ISBN 9780824833695 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0824833694 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780824834227 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0824834224 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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