The Hip Hop Generation | Imagine…

Hip-hop has become a global youth culture. But why does the voice of young black America resonate equally with British teenagers from city high-rises and suburban semis?

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 51'16''
  • Broadcast year: 2003
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | How are youth subcultures formed? Why do they develop? | Theoretical views of the role of youth culture and subcultures: functionalism, Marxism/neo-Marxism, feminism, postmodernism. Subcultures.

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Imagine...
  • Series: Summer 2003
  • Episode: The Hip Hop Generation