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Hard rock, heavy metal, metal – Histoire, cultures et pratiquants
Fabien Hein [see all titles]
Mélanie Seteun [see all titles] Music and Society (books) [see all titles]
Fabien Hein Hard rock, heavy metal, metal Histoire, cultures et pratiquants
published in February 2004
French edition
14 x 22 cm (softcover)
320 pages
ISBN: 978-2-907366-76-2
EAN: 9782907366762
out of print
 
An historical and sociocultural study on metal music, and the first sociological portrait of the movement in France.
Doctor in Sociology, Fabien Hein teaches at the University Paul Verlaine in Metz. His work focuses on the practical realities of artistic and cultural practices in the field of popular music. After conducting a comparative sociological study at the National Library of Quebec in Montreal, he also worked at the Interuniversity Research Centre for Québec Literature and Culture (CRILCQ) at Laval University in Quebec. He is a member of the AFS (French Association of Sociology) and IASPM (International Association for the Study of Popular Music).