Lovatt, Melanie (2005) Personalising popular culture: the uses and functions of the mix tape. Masters thesis, Memorial University of Newfoundland.
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Mix tapes consist of songs and other audio recordings which are arranged and sequenced according to the desires of their creators, and which are then often presented to a recipient in the form of a gift. This thesis researches the ways in which mix tapes are used in communication. Drawing on interviews with six principal informants, I consider the mix tape both from the point of view of the creator, as well as the recipient.
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Additional Information:||Bibliography: leaves 164-169.|
|Department(s):||Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of > Folklore|
|Library of Congress Subject Heading:||Audiocassettes--Social aspects; Music and youth; Music--Social aspects.|
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