Introduction : What is social protest music? : one historian's perspective / Jonathan C. Friedman -- Part I. Historical beginnings, war, and civil rights. Signifying freedom : protest in nineteenth century African-American music / Burton W. Peretti ; God, garrison, and the ground : the Hutchinson Family Singers and the origins of commercial protest music / Scott Gac ; Solidarity forever : music and the labor movement in the United States / Benjamin Bierman ; Sonic opposition : protesting racial violence before civil rights / Katherine L. Turner ; Jewish voices of protest on Broadway : from The eternal road to The cradle will rock and beyond / Jonathan C. Friedman ; Musical mêlée : twentieth-century America's contested wartime soundtrack / Robert J. Kodosky ; Bob Dylan : an American tragedian / Kile Jones ; A screaming comes across the dial : country, folk, and atomic protest music / John Cline and Robert G. Weiner ; A soul message : R & B, soul, and the black freedom struggle / James Smethurst -- Part II. Contemporary social protest in rock music. The music's not all that matters, after all : British progressive rock as social criticism / Edward Macan ; Radical protest in rock : Zappa, Lennon, and Garcia / Jacqueline Edmondson and Robert G. Weiner ; Falling into fancy fragments : punk, protest and politics / Travis A. Jackson ; Women, rap, and hip-hop : the challenge of image / Gail Hilson Woldu ; I predict a riot : Riot Grrls and the contradictions of feminism / Shayna Maskell ; Anger is a gift : post-Cold War rock and the anti-capitalist movement / David Alexander Robinson ; Concerts for a cause (or 'cause we can?) / H. Louise Davis -- Part III. International protest. What every revolutionary should know : a musical model of global protest / Ingrid Bianca Byerly ; Revolutionary words : reggae's evolution from protest to mainstream / Stephen A. King and P. Renee Foster ; "We need more than love" : three generations of North American indigenous protest singers / Elyse Carter Vosen ; European pop music and the notion of protest / Anna G. Piotrowska ; Flowers made of lead : paths, times, and emotions of protest music in Brazil / Ricardo Santhiago ; Songs for freedom : music and the struggle against apartheid / Mark Malisa and Nandipha Malange ; "Sorrow, tears, and blood" : Fela Anikulapo Kuti and protest in Nigeria / Saheed Aderinto ; Telling the truth and commenting reality : "harsh criticism" in Guinea-Bissau's intervention music / Anne-Kristin Borszik ; Deglamorizing protest : the politics of "song and dance" in popular Indian cinema / Prakash Kona ; Protesting colonial Australia : convict theatre and Kelly ballads / Stephen Gaunson ; Ambushed from all sides : rock music as a force for change in China / Dennis Rea -- Conclusion : a hermeneutics of protest music / Allan Moore.
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