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.

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May 30, Sam rated it liked it. Da Capo Press Physical description xi, p. Deena Weinstein is a genius.

PaperbackRevisedpages. Emory LaserWolf rated it really liked it Apr 09, She interprets all aspects of the metal world—the music and its makers, its fans, its dress code, its lyrics—and in the process unravels the myths, weinstekn, and truths about an irreverent subculture that has endured and evolved for twenty years.

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Heavy Metal: The Music and Its Culture

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Deena Weinstein born March 15, is a professor of sociology at DePaul University whose research focuses on popular culture. The best part is how she has managed to look at heavy metal and its sub-culture from an entirely weihstein perspective avoiding all the normal prejudices.

Jul 18, Lyle Raymond rated it really liked it. Her numerous books, chapters, and articles in professional journals range from the sociology of rock to postmodern theory. Adrien Begrand rated it liked it Sep 30, Refresh and try again.

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Some parts are ethnographic. I bought this book at a local charity shop before leaving on holiday and it was really worth it. Preview — Heavy Metal by Deena Weinstein. Jonathan Anderson rated it really liked it Oct 07, Mrtal What are tags? Genre Illustrated text Format Printed.


And while it is all that, it’s so much more, and by couching the concept in an intellectual and scientifically disected plane, this book allows everyone, fan or not, to analyze the subject objectively.

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