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Baptized in Dirty Water

An Ontology of Hip-Hop’s Manufacturing of Socio-Religious Discourse for Contextual Spirituality
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Part of the Constructing Knowledge: Curriculum Studies in Action book series (CKCS)

Abstract

If we have learned nothing regarding Hip-Hop in the last thirty years, we have learned that Hip Hop is a voice; a voice that openly speaks for the marginalized, the poor, the downtrodden, and the oppressed living in oppressive conditions.1 Hip-Hop is an urban sub-culture that seeks to express a life-style, attitude, and/or urban individuality.

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Religious Experience Black Church Musical Genre Dirty Water Oppressive Condition 
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