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This EDSITEment lesson helps students understand the effects that World War II had on jazz music and the contributions that jazz musicians made to the war effort. Students explore the role of jazz in American society and the ways that jazz functioned as an export of American culture and a means of resistance to the Nazis. Gathering together excerpts of important works by both jazz historians and jazz musicians, the culminating activity helps students develop a broader historical perspective on the effects that World War II had on the course of jazz music.
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