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Author Cheney, Charise L.

Title Brothers gonna work it out [electronic resource] : sexual politics in the golden age of rap nationalism / Charise L. Cheney.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2005.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 222 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-213) and index.
Contents From the revolutionary war to the "revolutionary generation" : some introductory thoughts on rap music, black nationalism, and the golden age of rap nationalism -- "We men ain't we?" : mas(k)unlinity and the gendered politics of black nationalism -- Brothers gonna work it out : the popular/political culture of rap music -- Ladies first? : defining manhood in the golden age of rap nationalism -- Representin' God : masculinity and the use of the Bible in rap nationalism -- Be true to the game : final reflections on the politics and practices of the hip-hop nation.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Rap (Music) -- Political aspects -- United States.
African American men -- Attitudes.
Masculinity -- United States.
Sex role -- United States.
Black nationalism -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0814716121 (cloth : alk. paper)
081471613X (pbk. : alk. paper)

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