Reference : Musica, musicos e o voto latino na eleiçao presidencial americana del 2008
Scientific journals : Article
Social & behavioral sciences, psychology : Sociology & social sciences
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/92004
Musica, musicos e o voto latino na eleiçao presidencial americana del 2008
English
[en] Si se puede! Music, Musicians and the Latino Vote at the 2008 US Presidential Election
Lafleur, Jean-Michel mailto [Université de Liège - ULiège > Institut des sciences humaines et sociales > Centre d'études de l'ethnicité et des migrations (CEDEM) >]
Martiniello, Marco mailto [Université de Liège - ULiège > Institut des sciences humaines et sociales > Centre d'études de l'ethnicité et des migrations (CEDEM) >]
2010
Migrações
Observatório da Imigração
7
Música e Migração / Music and Migration
229-247
Yes
International
1646-8104
[en] musica ; Migração ; Obama ; latino ; music ; migration
[en] This article seeks to examine the relevance of popular culture and music in particular in the context of post-migratory multicultural societies. More precisely, we aim to demonstrate how music and musicians contribute – in specific spatial and temporal settings – to the mobilization of some migrant origin populations. The article starts with a conceptual discussion on the role of music for ethnic and migrant groups and on the role of music and musicians in electoral campaigns. Subsequently, we review the case of the 2008 US presidential campaign to show the relevance of minority artists’ productions and the political use that can be made out of it in competitive electoral contexts such as that of the United States.
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/92004
http://www.fcsh.unl.pt/inet/publicacoes/migracoes7/pagina.html

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