Monthly Archives: May 2015

Wilkins, Amy C. 2008. Wannabes, Goths, and Christians: The Boundaries of Sex, Style, and Status.

Wilkins, Amy C. 2008. Wannabes, Goths, and Christians: The Boundaries of Sex, Style, and Status. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Subcultural membership as a means of protection, prominence, a source of authenticity – despite contradictions inherent with memberships and transitioning into adult life. “Each is a way to manage success and failure, risk and security, […]

Gelder, K. 2007. Subcultures: Cultural Histories and Social Practice.

Gelder, Ken. 2007. Subcultures: Cultural Histories and Social Practice. New York: Routledge. Subcultural geography – documenting and orienting subcultures in relation to each other. Subcultural narration – the stories, opinions, positions that are created by a subculture, within and using responses to it. All subcultures have narratives, but these may vary in accuracy. Many subcultural […]