Heavy Metal has ratings and 16 reviews. Michelle said: Interesting read, but too dated for my taste. Sure, it’s great if you want to know about metal. Few forms of music elicit such strong reactions as does heavy metal. Embraced Deena Weinstein argues that these fears stem from a deep. Few forms of music elicit such strong reactions as does heavy metal. Deena Weinstein argues that these fears stem from a deep misunderstanding of the.
|Published (Last):||1 November 2016|
|PDF File Size:||16.87 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||13.60 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
A Cultural Sociology  and Heavy Metal: De Capo Press Physical description p.
This single location in Western Australia: A Cultural Sociology “describes the heavy metal music culture, explains why it has prompted demands for censorshipwejnstein argues that the music deserves tolerance and respect. The best part is how she has managed to look at heavy metal and its sub-culture from an entirely sociological perspective avoiding all the normal prejudices.
A Headbanger’s Journey and the later Metal Evolution. TR rated it liked it Nov 27, Heavy hevay Music — History and criticism. University of the Sunshine Coast. Embraced by millions of fans, it has also attracted a chorus of critics, who have denounced it as a corrupter of youth,even blamed it for tragedies like the murders at Columbine.
Weindtein of Sydney Library. And while it is all that, it’s so much more, and by couching the concept in an intellectu This book is really helpful in answering the question ‘Just what wwinstein heavy metal? Weinstein’s opus is another early academic work on HM, and thus deserves some credit, but she decontextualizes the lyrical matter from the music, performance, and subcultural aspects, thereby relegating her discussion to theoretical irrelevance.
After metall your email address you will need to reload this page.
Few forms of music elicit such strong reactions as does heavy metal. It covers until mid s. The Beast that Refuses to Die.
Heavy metal : a cultural sociology / by Deena Weinstein. – Version details – Trove
Login to add to list. Music — Social aspects. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Royal Holloway, University of London Printed. Language English View all editions Prev Next edition 2 of 2. Includes bibliographical references and index. Genre Illustrated text Format Printed. Open to the public. The Music And Its Culture”. Nov 07, Michelle rated it it was ok.
May weinsten, Brian rated it it was ok.
PaperbackRevisedpages. Deena Weinstein is a genius. These failings aside, there is very perceptive research here on the origins of heavy metal and the personalities within its culture.
I read this for her Sociology of Rock Music class, probably in An interesting, if outdated, sociological perspective into the genre.
Heavy Metal: The Music and Its Culture by Deena Weinstein
You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Proportion of heavy metal albums in Billboard’s top Summary Few forms of music elicit such strong reactions as does heavy metal. She argues that heavy metal has outlasted many other rock genres largely due to the emergence of an intense, exclusionary, strongly masculine subculture.
A little dated in its assessment of metal as homophobic, but otherwise very insightful.