The new H.N.I.C. (head niggas in charge) : the death of civil rights and the reign of hip hop / Todd Boyd

Author(s): Boyd, Todd
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Subjects: Hip-hop
African American youth--Social life and customs
African American youth--Social conditions
African American youth--Political activity
African Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Intellectual life
African Americans--Social conditions--1975-
United States--Social life and customs--1971-
United States--Social conditions--1980-
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : New York University Press, c2002
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxii, 169 p. ; 21 cm
Table of Contents: Preface: Game Recognize Game
Who We Be: Introducing the New H.N.I.C 1
1. No Time for Fake Niggas: Hip Hop, from Private to Public 24
2. Brothas Gonna Work It Out: Hip Hop's Ongoing Search for the Real 44
3. Can't Knock the Hustle: Hip Hop and the Cult of Playa Hatin' 61
4. Head Nigga in Charge: Slick Willie, Slim Shady, and the Return of the "White Negro" 102
Epilogue: Where's the Love? 139
Selected Bibliography 153
Glossary of Hip Hop Terms 155
Shout Outs 159
Index 161
About the Author 169
Notes: LCCN: 2002009289
ISBN: 0814798950 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-154) and index
OCLC Number: 50064954
ISBN/ISSN: 0814798950