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Violence in Popular Music

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Violence in Popular Music.

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  • Censorship-- music and violence
  • Gender and violence in music
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  • Rap (music) -- Social aspects
  • Rock (music) -- History and criticism
  • Sexism in mass media
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