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The Hip Hop Generation: History and Culture
Learn the evolution of the music.
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Title: All Music Guide to Hip Hop : The Definitive Guide to Rap & Hip-Hop
Publisher: Backbeat Books
Call Number: 784.5003 Al51m
Notes: More than 1200 entries on your favorite hip hop artists and songs.

 
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Title: Droppin' Science: Critical Essays on Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture
Publisher: Temple University Press (1996)
Call Number: 784.5009 D837s
Notes: A collection of essays on the complex and sometimes controversial history, politics, and culture of rap and hip hop.

 
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Title: Droppin' Science: Straight-Up Talk From Hip Hop's Greatest Voices
Publisher: Three Rivers Press (2002)
Call Number: 081 D837s
Notes: The origins of hip hop, scratching and break dancing.

 
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Title: Can't Stop, Won't Stop : A History of the Hip-Hop Generation
Author: Chang, Jeff
Publisher: St. Martin's Press (2005)
Call Number: 784.5009 C362c
Notes: A history of hip hop covering the music from its Jamaican roots in the late 1960's to its birth in the Bronx and eventual explosion from underground to mainstream American culture.

 
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Title: The Hip Hop Generation: Young Blacks and the Crisis in African American Culture
Author: Kitwana, Bakari
Publisher: Basic Civitas (2002)
Call Number: 305.235 K658h
Notes: Author Bakari Kitwana calls hip hop the single most significant achievement of our generation.

 
 
Title: The History of Rap Music
Author: Lammel, Cookie
Publisher: Chelsea House (2001)
Call Number: 784.5009 L838h
Notes: The origins of hip hop, scratching and break dancing.