Cultural Studies: Subcultures

  • Subcultures: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies book cover


    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Gelder

    Subcultures attract a great deal of interest, both in popular media and in academic work. Comprehensive and fascinating, these four volumes represent work on subcultures across several disciplines: cultural history, cultural studies, criminology and sociology. Beginning by looking at accounts of…

    Hardback – 2007-04-30
    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

  • Subcultures: Cultural Histories and Social Practice book cover


    Cultural Histories and Social Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ken Gelder

    This book presents a cultural history of subcultures, covering a remarkable range of subcultural forms and practices. It begins with London’s ‘Elizabethan underworld’, taking the rogue and vagabond as subcultural prototypes: the basis for Marx’s later view of subcultures as the lumpenproletariat,…

    Paperback – 2007-01-09

  • Global Youth?: Hybrid Identities, Plural Worlds book cover

    Global Youth?

    Hybrid Identities, Plural Worlds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pam Nilan, Carles Feixa

    This innovative collection of studies by international youth researchers, critically addresses questions of ‘global’ youth, incorporating material from regions as diverse as Sydney, Tehran, Dakar and Manila, and advancing our knowledge about young people around the globe. Exploring specific local…

    Paperback – 2006-04-20

  • Beyond Subculture: Pop, Youth and Identity in a Postcolonial World book cover

    Beyond Subculture

    Pop, Youth and Identity in a Postcolonial World, 1st Edition

    By Rupa Huq

    Presenting a new approach to the study of youth culture and popular music, Beyond Subculture re-examines the link between music and subcultures and asks the question; in an ageing world, can pop music still be an automatic metaphor for youth culture? Using case studies and first-hand interviews…

    Paperback – 2006-03-28

  • The Subcultures Reader: Second Edition book cover

    The Subcultures Reader

    Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Ken Gelder

    This revised and updated edition of a hugely successful book brings together the most valuable and stimulating writings on subcultures, from the early work of the Chicago School on ‘deviant’ social groups to the present day reasearch and theories. This new edition features a wide range of articles…

    Paperback – 2005-09-30

  • Punk Rock: So What?: The Cultural Legacy of Punk book cover

    Punk Rock: So What?

    The Cultural Legacy of Punk, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Sabin

    It's now over twenty years since punk pogo-ed its way into our consciousness. Punk Rock So What?brings together a new generation of academics, writers and journalists to provide the first comprehensive assessment of punk and its place in popular music history, culture and myth. The contributors,…

    Paperback – 1999-05-27

  • Microphone Fiends: Youth Music and Youth Culture book cover

    Microphone Fiends

    Youth Music and Youth Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tricia Rose, Andrew Ross

    Microphone Fiends, a collection of original essays and interviews, brings together some of the best known scholars, critics, journalists and performers to focus on the contemporary scene. It includes theoretical discussions of musical history along with social commentaries about genres like disco,…

    Paperback – 1994-04-14

  • Subculture: The Meaning of Style book cover


    The Meaning of Style, 1st Edition

    By Dick Hebdige

    'Hebdige's Subculture: The Meaning of Style is so important: complex and remarkably lucid, it's the first book dealing with punk to offer intellectual content. Hebdige [...] is concerned with the UK's postwar, music-centred, white working-class subcultures, from teddy boys to mods and rockers to…

    Paperback – 1979-08-16
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