Postwar politics, society and the folk revival in England, 1945-65

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London :Bloomsbury Academic,, United Kingdom , p.1 online resource (256 pages). (2019)

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(OCoLC)fst00929383, (OCoLC)fst01919741, fast, Folk music, Folk music., Great Britain, History and criticism., Politics and government.


List of Abbreviations1. 'Folk Song without Folk'?: An Introduction to Folk Revivalism in Twentieth-Century England2. The Pub and the Beeb: Structural Foundations of the English Folk Revival3. 'Its Music Was Folk': Folk Revivalism and Socialist Politics in Postwar England4. A Dialectic of Class and Region: Folk Music in the 'Affluent Society'5. 'Accent Speaks Louder than Words': Imagining Regional and National Communities through Folk Music6. Folk Music and Cultural Exchange: The 'Shiny Barbarism' of Americanisation7. 'With Bob on Our Side': Folk Music, the Culture Industry and the Problem of Commercial SuccessBibliographyIndex.Print version record.