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The Social History of Popular Music

Description:
This course analyzes the social forces, technological advances, and multicultural influences that have contributed to the development of US popular music, including Tin Pan Alley pop, blues, country, rhythm and blues, rock 'n' roll, rock, soul, punk, disco, rap, and heavy metal. Popular music is treated as commercial mass culture and discussed as a social indicator. Extensive use is made of audio and video recordings.

Offered in:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4020 |
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TBD TBD
Session: Regular
Class Dates: |
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 0
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 102
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: United States, Distribution Area : The Arts

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
02 13213 MWF
09:00 - 09:50
Barros,Evan Francis Y04-4160
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 35
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 102
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: United States, Distribution Area : The Arts