Chapter 3 Questions/Listening Assignments/Reflections
1. At the beginning of the twentieth century, several fundamental changes took place in American
social dancing, closely paralleling shifts in popular music-Describe these changes.
Among the several fu
Chapter 1: Questions/Listening Assignments
As presented in Chapter 1, define the terms "Center" and "Periphery".
Center: refers to New York, Los Angeles and Nashville where the power, capital and control over
the mass media are concentrated. Periphery:
Music of the World
Modern Rap Music
Introduction: In this case study, I will elaborate upon hip-hop/rap (referred to as rap in this
paper) culture, and how it has changed throughout the decades. I will focus more specifical