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ERIC Number: EJ435214
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2984
Rap Music: An Education with a Beat from the Street.
Powell, Catherine Tabb
Journal of Negro Education, v60 n3 p245-59 Sum 1991
Examines rap music's origins as street music and poetry in the early 1970s and as an expression of Black youth experience. Discusses rap groups, women and Whites in rap, Christian rap, copyright disputes, and distribution difficulties. Rap is an informal educational medium that affects adolescents' values and attitudes. (JB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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