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Peter Wicke

Center for Popular Music Research, The Humboldt Univeristy, Berlin Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...‘Arbeiterlied’ is the German term for ‘workers’ song’, political songs of the organized labor movement. They arose in Germany in the middle of the nineteenth century, in parallel with the formation of the labor movement as a means...