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Victory through Harmony: The BBC and Popular Music in World War II

  • Author: Baade, Christina L.
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Contents

  • About the Companion Website: www.oup.com/us/victorythroughharmony
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction: Victory through Harmony
  • 1 Uplift, Dance Music, and the BBC in Interwar Britain
  • 3 Music While You Work: Discipline, Dance Music, and Workers in Wartime
  • 4 Between Blitzkrieg and Call-Up: BBC Dancing Club, Masculinity, and the Dance Band Scheme
  • 5 Radio Rhythm Club: Race, Authenticity, and the British Swing Boom
  • 6 Sincerely Yours: The Trouble with Sentimentality and the Ban on Crooners
  • 7 Calling the British Forces in Malta: Broadcasting Femininity Abroad-and at Home
  • 8 Invasion Year: Americans in Britain, Americanization, and the Dance Music Backlash
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Index