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From Factory Girls to K-Pop Idol Girls

Cultural Politics of Developmentalism, Patriarchy, and Neoliberalism in South Korea's Popular Music Industry

From Factory Girls to K-Pop Idol Girls( )
Author: Kim, Gooyong
Foreword by: Kellner, Douglas
Series title:For the Record: Lexington Studies in Rock and Popular Music Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2020
Publisher:Lexington Books/Fortress Academic
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $39.99
Book Description:

Kim combines historical contextualization with political economy of the media and critical textual analysis to investigate the socio-ideological effects of K-Pop in the existing networks of power and domination in gender relations. He examines K-Pop female idols' individualism and identity formation through the lens of Korea's cultural politics.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Music / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Author Biography
Kim, Gooyong (Author)
Douglas Kellner is the George F. Kneller Chair in the philosophy of education at UCLA and author of numerous books.


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