A “Man's Woman”?

@article{Oware2009AW,
  title={A “Man's Woman”?},
  author={M. Oware},
  journal={Journal of Black Studies},
  year={2009},
  volume={39},
  pages={786 - 802}
}
  • M. Oware
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Black Studies
Employing content analysis of 44 songs taken from the Billboard charts between 1992 and 2000, the authors find that all female rap artists in the sample included the cornerstones of rap in their songs: braggadocio, consumption of alcohol and drugs, and “dissin” of female and male rap competitors. More important, the majority of the artists had themes of female agency and empowerment present in their music. However, the artists also had songs that were antithetical to Patricia Hill Collins… Expand
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