May 30, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
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HIS 3240 - Race, Rock & Rebellion (3)

When Offered: Fall. Even-numbered years
Analysis of the relationship among the civil rights movement, the birth and development of rock and roll, and the youth rebellion of the 1960s and early 1970s. Topics include the Jim Crow South, the roots of rock, Massive Resistance, the Baby Boom, Rockabilly, civil disobedience, Folk Rock, youth culture, the British Invasion, the Counterculture, anti-Vietnam War music, and the transitional music of the early 70s. The period covered is from the end of World War II to 1975.