Rock & roll in Kennedy's America : a cultural history of the early 1960s /

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Johns Hopkins University Press,, Baltimore, p.400 pages : (2022)

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(OCoLC)fst01099204, (OCoLC)fst01099230, 1961-1970, 20e siècle., 20th century., Aspect social, bisacsh, États-Unis, fast, Histoire et critique., History and criticism., MUSIC / History & Criticism., Rock (Musique), Rock music, Rock music., Social aspects, Social aspects., United States


Includes bibliographical references and index."The author tells an unconventional history of rock & roll in the early 1960s-one that argues that Buddy Holly's death in 1959 was not "the day the music died," that teenagers of the early 1960s were not as rebellious as we'd like to believe, and that the consensus politics and Cold War culture of this era were much broader based than we usually assume"--