Table of contents for Jazz in American culture / Peter Townsend.

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I The Language: Jazz as Music
2 'A Marvel of Social Organization': Jazz as a Culture
3 Rhythm is our Business: The Swing Era I935-45
4 Telling the Story: The Representation of Jazz
5 'An Analogous Dynamic in the Design':
Jazz as Aesthetic Model
6 'A Tamed Richness': Jazz as Myth
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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Jazz Social aspects United States, United States Social life and customs 20th century