Music, Mavens and Technology

Authors: Steven Tepper, Eszter Hargittai, and David Touve

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Citation: Tepper, S.J., Hargittai, E. & Touve, D. (2008). Music, Mavens and Technology. In Engaging Art: The Next Great Transformation in America's Cultural Life. Edited by Bill Ivey and Steven Tepper.? Routledge. 199-220.


  • Introduction
  • History of Technology and Cultural Change
  • More, More, and Then Something Extra: The Shifting Landscape of Cultural Consumption
  • Pathways Through Which We Find the New
  • College Students’ Music-Finding Behavior
  • Implications: A Dynamic Model of Cultural Preference Formation
  • Conclusion

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