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The Resource Why White Kids Love Hip Hop : Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America, (electronic resource:)

Why White Kids Love Hip Hop : Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America, (electronic resource:)

Label
Why White Kids Love Hip Hop : Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America
Title
Why White Kids Love Hip Hop
Title remainder
Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Annotation
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Cataloging source
BIP US
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Kitwana, Bakari
Dewey number
306.4/84249
Intended audience
Trade
Intended audience source
Basic Books
LC call number
ML3531K58 2006
Summary expansion
  • <div>Our national conversation about race is ludicrously out of date. Hip hop is the key to understanding how things are changing. In a provocative book that will appeal to hip-hoppers both black and white and their parents, Bakari Kitwana deftly teases apart the culture of hip-hop to illuminate how race is being lived by young Americans. <i>Why White Kids Love Hip Hop</i> addresses uncomfortable truths about America's level of comfort with black people, challenging preconceived notions of race. With this brave tour de force, Bakari Kitwana takes his place alongside the greatest African-American intellectuals of the past decades.</div>
  • Our national conversation about race is ludicrously out of date. Hip hop is the key to understanding how things are changing. In a provocative book that will appeal to hip-hoppers both black and white and their parents, Bakari Kitwana deftly teases apart the culture of hip-hop to illuminate how race is being lived by young Americans. Why White Kids Love Hip Hop addresses uncomfortable truths about America's level of comfort with black people, challenging preconceived notions of race. With this brave tour de force, Bakari Kitwana takes his place alongside the greatest African-American intellectuals of the past decades
Label
Why White Kids Love Hip Hop : Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America, (electronic resource:)
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000578344
Dimensions
08.000 x 05.310 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
240 p.
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License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780465037476
Other control number
9780465037476
Specific material designation
remote
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(WaSeSS)ssj0000578344
Label
Why White Kids Love Hip Hop : Wankstas, Wiggas, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America, (electronic resource:)
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000578344
Dimensions
08.000 x 05.310 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
240 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780465037476
Other control number
9780465037476
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000578344

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