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Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye / Michael Eric Dyson.

Authors: Dyson, Michael Eric.
Call number: 780.91 Gaye DYS
Publisher: New York : Basic Civitas Books, c2004.
Publication date: c2004.
Subject: Singers -- United States -- Biography.
Gaye, Marvin.
Online: Table of contents
Title: Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye / Michael Eric Dyson.
Physical description: xiv, 290 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: "Ain't nothing like the real thing" : Marvin Gaye's meaning -- "What's going on" : Marvin, Motown, and me -- "Stubborn kind of fellow" : the search for a style -- "If this world were mine" : the politics of soul music -- "Somethin' like sanctified" : sexuality and spirituality -- "How sweet it is to be loved by you" : black love and secret romance -- "Come live with me, angel" : eroticism and exodus -- "Father, father, father we don't need to escalate" : Afroedipalism, corporal punishment, and the politics of self-destruction -- "Trouble man" : from the Prince of Motown to the Pied Piper of R&B.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-280), discography (p. 253-260), and index.
ISBN: 046501769X (alk. paper)
LCCN: 2004002411
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|948266
Bib No.: 948266

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