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Shawn Young publications

An extensive list of the publications contributed to by Shawn Young, Ph.D., Director of Music Industry Studies
  • Refereed Journal Articles

    Refereed Journal Articles

  • Books/ Book Chapters

    Books/ Book Chapters

    Books

    • Young, S. (2016).  Turn it Up: A Cultural History of Rock & Roll. (textbook) Kendall Hunt Publishing Company.
    • Young, S. (2015). Gray Sabbath: Jesus People USA, the Evangelical Left, and the Evolution of Christian Rock. Columbia University Press.
    • Young, S. (2005). Hippies, Jesus Freaks, and Music. Xanedu/Copley Original Works.

    Book chapters

    • Young, S. (in press). “Contemporary Christian Music.” In Bloomsbury Handbook for Religion and Popular Music, Bloomsbury Publishing. 
    • Young, S. (2014). “Apocalyptic Music: Reflections on Countercultural Christian Influence.” Reprinted in Sheila Whiteley and Jedediah Sklower (Eds.) Countercultures and Popular Music. Ashgate.
    • Young, S. (2014). “Hippies, the Counter Culture, and Rebellion in Advertising.” In Bob Bachelor (Ed.), We Are What We Sell: How Advertising Shapes American Life...And Always Has. ABC-CLIO.
    • Young, S. (2011). “Elvis and the Making of America.”  In Bob Batchelor (Ed.), Cult Pop Culture: How the Fringe Became Mainstream. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO. www.abc-clio.com/product.aspx?id=2147509308.
    • Young, S. (2011). “Jesus Freaks and Countercultural Music From Niche to Mainstream.” In Bob Batchelor (Ed.), Cult Pop Culture: How the Fringe Became Mainstream. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO. www.abc-clio.com/product.aspx?id=2147509308.
    • Young, S., Young, M. A. (2011). “Morrissey.”  In Bob Batchelor (Ed.), Cult Pop Culture: How the Fringe Became Mainstream (Book Chapter). Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO. www.abc-clio.com/product.aspx?id=2147509308
    • Young, S. (2010) “911 and Christian Rock.” In S. Quay and A. Damico (Ed.), September 11 in Popular Culture. Greenwood.
  • Regular Column in Journal/Newspaper

    Regular Column in Journal or Newspaper

    Other Journal Articles

  • Other publications

    Other publications

    • Young, S. (2016). “Doomsday Cults.” (Encyclopedia). In George Thomas Kurian and Mark A. Lamport (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Christianity in the United States. Roman & Littlefield.
    • Young, S. (2016).  “Christian Music Industry.” (Encyclopedia). In George Thomas Kurian and Mark A. Lamport (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Christianity in the United States. Roman & Littlefield.
    • Young, S. (2016).  “Lonnie Frisbee.” (Encyclopedia). In George Thomas Kurian and Mark A. Lamport (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Christianity in the United States. Roman & Littlefield. 
    • Young, S. (in press). In Erin Masercola (Ed.), Music of the End (Magazine Article). Beckett Media.
    • Young, S. (2013). History and Impact of Contemporary Christian Music (Encyclopedia). In Jacqueline Edmondson (Ed.), Music in American Life: An Encyclopedia of the Songs, Styles, Stars, and Stories that Shaped our Culture. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO. www.allbookstores.com/Music-American-Life-Encyclopedia-Songs/9780313393471.
    • Young, S. (2013). Amy Grant (Encyclopedia). In Charles Hiroshi Garrett, Tim Sachs, Stephen A. Marini (Ed.), The Grove Dictionary of American Music (Second ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University  Press.sitemaker.umich.edu/amerigrove/home.
    • Young, S. (2013). Larry Norman (Encyclopedia). In Charles Hiroshi Garrett, Tim Sachs, Stephen A. Marini (Ed.), The Grove Dictionary of American Music (Second ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.sitemaker.umich.edu/amerigrove/home.
    • Young, S. (2013). Steven Curtis Chapman (Encyclopedia). In Charles Hiroshi Garrett, Tim Sachs, Stephen A. Marini (Ed.), The Grove Dictionary of American Music (Second ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. sitemaker.umich.edu/amerigrove/home.
    • Young, S. (2013). Michael W. Smith (Encyclopedia). In Charles Hiroshi Garrett, Tim Sachs, Stephen A. Marini (Ed.), The Grove Dictionary of American Music (Second ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.sitemaker.umich.edu/amerigrove/home.
    • Young, S. (2011). Christian Rock Industry. In Fred Nadis (Ed.), World History Encyclopedia (vol. 21). Greenwood.
    • Young, S. (2011). Counterculture Christianity. In Fred Nadis (Ed.), World History Encyclopedia. Greenwood.
    • Young, S. (2011). History of Rock and Roll, 1945-Present. In Fred Nadis (Ed.), World History Encyclopedia. Greenwood.
    • Young, S. (2011). Review. Empire of Sacrifice: The Religious Origins of American Violence (1st ed., vol. 45). Journal of American Studies/Cambridge University Press. journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=8195759.
    • Young, S. (2010). 9/11 and Apocalyptic Thinking. In S. Quay and A. Damico (Ed.), September 11 in Popular Culture. Greenwood.
    • Young, S. (2004). In Defense of Rock and Roll. Hard Music.