New York, NY :, Dey Street, an imprint of William Morrow,, .
xxvi, 418 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
The taboo baby
That da da strain: shimmying, shaking, sexology
Let it breathe on me: spiritual erotics
Teen dreams and grown-up urges
The sexual revolution and its discontents
Hard and soft realities
Oh no, it hurts: AIDS, Reagan, and the backlash
Hungry cyborgs: Britney, Beyoncé, and the virtual frontier
In this sweeping history of popular music in the United States, NPR's acclaimed music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental American ideas and beliefs, allowing us to communicate difficult emotions and truths about our most fraught social issues, most notably sex and race.