Folk Music: Selected full-text books and articles
An Introduction to Folk Music in the United States Wayne State University Press, 1962 (Revised edition)
To Everything There Is a Season: Pete Seeger and the Power of Song Oxford University Press, 2009
Reds, Whites, and Blues: Social Movements, Folk Music, and Race in the United States Princeton University Press, 2010
A Nation of Outsiders: How the White Middle Class Fell in Love with Rebellion in Postwar America Oxford University Press, 2011
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Black as Folk: The Folk Music Revival, the Civil Rights Movement, and Bob Dylan"
Singing Out: An Oral History of America's Folk Music Revivals Oxford University Press, 2010
National Music and Other Essays Clarendon Press, 1996 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "The Folk Song"
Afro-American Folksongs: A Study in Racial and National Music F. Ungar Pub. Co., 1975
Music, Power, and Politics Routledge, 2005
Librarian’s tip: Folk music is discussed throughout
Rhythm and Resistance: Explorations in the Political Uses of Popular Music Praeger, 1990
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "Folk Music and Its Uses"
Alan Lomax: Selected Writings, 1934-1997 Routledge, 2003
Librarian’s tip: Contains writings of Lomax about folk music
Origins of the Popular Style: The Antecedents of Twentieth-Century Popular Music Clarendon Press, 1992
Librarian’s tip: "British Folk Music" begins on p. 21; "The Parlour Modes and Folk Music" begins on p. 238
Black Culture and Black Consciousness: Afro-American Folk Thought from Slavery to Freedom Oxford University Press, 1978
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "The Rise of Secular Song"
Rock It Come Over: The Folk Music of Jamaica University of the West Indies Press, 2000
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