Title Sound in the age of mechanical reproduction [electronic resource] / edited by David Suismanand Susan Strasser
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
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Descript 1 online resource (vi, 309 p.) : ill
Series Hagley perspectives on business and culture
Hagley perspectives on business and culture
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
pt. 1. Affect and the politics of listening -- Distracted listening : on not making sound choices in the 1930s / David Goodman -- "Her voice a bullet" : imaginary propaganda and the legendary broadcasters of World War II / Ann Elizabeth Pfau and David Hochfelder -- "Savage dissonance" : gender, voice, and women's radio speech in Argentina, 1930-1945 / Christine Ehrick -- pt. 2. Sonic objects -- Collectors, bootleggers, and the value of jazz, 1930-1952 / Alex Cummings -- High-fidelity soundas spectacle and sublime, 1950-1961 / Eric D. Barry -- pt. 3. Hearing order -- Occupied listeners :the legacies of interwar radio for Franceduring World War II / Derek W. Vaillant -- An audible sense of order :race, fear, and CB radio on Los Angeles freeways in the 1970s / AngelaM. Blake -- pt. 4.Sound commerce -- "The people's orchestra" : jukeboxes as the measure of popular musical taste in the 1930s and 1940s / Chris Rasmussen -- Sounds local : the competition for space and place in early U.S. radio / Bill Kirkpatrick -- The sound of print : newspapers and the public promotion of early radio broadcasting in the United States / Michael Stamm
Description based on print version record
Subject Radio -- History -- 20th century
Listening -- History -- 20th century
Hearing -- History -- 20th century
Mechanization -- History -- 20th century
Sound -- Economic aspects -- History -- 20th century
Sound -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century
Sound -- Social aspects -- History -- 20th century
Economic history -- 20th century
Popular culture -- History -- 20th century
Social history -- 20th century
Alt Author Strasser, Susan, 1948-
Suisman, David
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