With Amusement for All: A History of American Popular Culture Since 1830

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With Amusement for All is a sweeping interpretative history of American popular culture. Providing deep insights into various individuals, events, and movements, LeRoy Ashby explores the development and influence of popular culture -- from minstrel shows to hip-hop, from the penny press to pulp magazines, from the NBA to NASCAR, and much in between. By placing the evolution of popular amusement in historical context, Ashby illuminates the complex ways in which popular culture both reflects and transforms American society. ...

With Amusement for All: A History of American Popular Culture Since 1830 2012, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington

ISBN-13: 9780813141077

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With Amusement for All: A History of American Popular Culture Since 1830 2006, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington

ISBN-13: 9780813123974

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