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Heritage

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...‘Heritage’ can be defined as something inherited, passed on or transferred from the past. The notion of heritage is distinct from that of history because it places more emphasis on a sense of ownership of the past than on simply knowledge...

Industrialization

Dave Laing

Dave Laing is the author of several books on popular music and a former editor of Music Week. Former Research Fellow at the University of Westminster where he conducted research on the music industry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...‘Industrialization’ describes the process of economic transformation whereby a subsistence or craft labor process or entire economy is replaced by one dominated by mechanization, the division of labor, heightened productivity and mass...

Morality

John Shepherd

John Shepherd is Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Chancellor’s Professor of Music and Sociology at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. He was from 2007-2012 Carleton’s Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs. Dr. Shepherd has been a member of EPMOW’s editorial board since 1990. In 2000, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in recognition of his role “as a leading architect of a post-War critical musicology.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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John Street

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Popular music’s relationship to morality is as complex as the term ‘morality’ itself. In seeking to distinguish ‘good’ from ‘bad,’ ‘morality’ describes the approved codes of behavior that order human relations in any given society....

Myth

John Shepherd

John Shepherd is Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Chancellor’s Professor of Music and Sociology at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. He was from 2007-2012 Carleton’s Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs. Dr. Shepherd has been a member of EPMOW’s editorial board since 1990. In 2000, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in recognition of his role “as a leading architect of a post-War critical musicology.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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David Buckley

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...‘Myth’ is one of the most complex terms in the history of ideas, although it was coined as recently as the nineteenth century (see Williams 1983, 210-12). In common parlance, a myth is a popularly held belief that is untrue. In relation...

Nostalgia

Paul Oliver

Paul Oliver is a Fellow of Oxford Brookes University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Derived from the Greek nostis, or ‘return,’ and algos, or ‘pain,’ nostalgia has been identified since the late seventeenth century as nostomania, philopatridaglia or, more simply, as homesickness – a form of melancholy associated...

Censorship

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Censorship of popular music is as old as popular music itself. Censorship may be thought of as ‘an attempt to interfere, either pre- or post-publication, with the artistic expression of popular music artists with a view to stifling...

Crime

Janet Hilts

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John Shepherd

John Shepherd is Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Chancellor’s Professor of Music and Sociology at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. He was from 2007-2012 Carleton’s Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs. Dr. Shepherd has been a member of EPMOW’s editorial board since 1990. In 2000, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in recognition of his role “as a leading architect of a post-War critical musicology.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, crime and popular music were linked in a number of ways: the practise of popular music itself was criminalized in certain instances; popular music was on occasion associated with organized...

Illness, Injury and Disease

David Buckley

David Buckley

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David Horn

David Horn was a founding editor of the journal Popular Music and a founding member of IASPM (The International Association for the Study of Popular Music). He was Director of the Institute of Popular Music at the University of Liverpool from 1988 until his retirement in 2002. Together with the blues scholar Paul Oliver he first proposed the idea of EPMOW in the 1980s, and has worked on the project since that time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...The influence of illness, injury and disease on popular music takes three principal forms: as part or consequence of musical activity; as subject or theme; and as metaphor. Certain medical conditions are linked to instrumental...

Fashion

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Fashion in popular culture is representative of two basic processes. Firstly, and most commonly, fashion is understood to be the wearing of clothes in a specific combination by an individual to create a desired ‘look.’ Secondly...

Law

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Dave Laing is the author of several books on popular music and a former editor of Music Week. Former Research Fellow at the University of Westminster where he conducted research on the music industry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert Clarida

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Jay Flema

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Law is the state-sanctioned body of disciplinary regulations and prohibitions that is intended to ensure the undisturbed functioning and reproduction of almost every aspect of a society’s mode of life. As such, law has its own institutions,...