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Hip-hop Japan : rap and the paths of cultural globalization / Ian Condry.

Author/Creator:
Condry, Ian.
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 249 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Rap (Music) -- Japan -- History and criticism.
Culture and globalization -- Japan.
Contents:
Introduction : hip-hop, Japan, and cultural globalization
Yellow b-boys, black culture, and the Elvis effect
Battling hip-hop samurai
Genba globalization and locations of power
Rap fans and consumer culture
Rhyming in Japanese
Women rappers and the price of cutismo
Making money, Japan-style
Conclusion : lessons of hip-hop globalization.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-245) and index.
ISBN:
0822338769 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822338920 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822338765 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822338925 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
65425834
Publisher Number:
9780822338765
9780822338925