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  1. a form of electronic dance music (EDM) that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, USA during the mid to late 1980s

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  2. The initial take on techno arose from the melding of Eurocentric synthesizer-based music with various African American styles such as Chicago house, funk, electro, and electric jazz

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  3. The first recorded use of the word techno, in reference to a genre of music, was in 1988

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  4. Many styles of techno now exist, but Detroit techno is seen as the foundation upon which a number of subgenres have been built

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  5. Added to this was the influence of futuristic and fictional themes that were relevant to life in American late capitalist society: most particularly the book The Third Wave by Alvin Toffler

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