There are surely people and practices that you find strange. Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls has 43 ratings and 7 reviews. Miri said: This was a really interesting and engaging overview of a bunch of different subculture. Book Review: Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures. Show all authors. Lutz Kaelber · Lutz Kaelber · See all articles by this author.
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The book concludes with discussions of resistance, commodification, and gameds happens as subcultural youth age. The author also makes very tenuous connections, like in one chapter where the Riot Grrrl movement is somehow tied to fan fiction. I’m not normally a freak about grammar, but there were mistakes in here that you’d expe This was a really interesting and engaging overview of a bunch of different subcultures.
Musharib Ali rated it it was amazing Mar 04, This unique volume introduces students to the sociological study of deviance, equipping them with the theoretical tools necessary to analyze various youth subcultures–and virtually any subculture–in new and fascinating ways. Who foths what is deviant and what is “normal”?
Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls – Ross Haenfler – Oxford University Press
As a sometimes goth, a major gamer, and a grrrl, the title of this book intrigued me, so I decided to read it. A concise, engaging, and affordable supplementary text for introductory sociology courses and any course that covers popular culture, youth, or deviance, Goths, Gamers, grrrlls Grrrls: I seriously wonder if it even got edited.
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Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures
This was a really interesting and engaging overview of a bunch of different subcultures. Literature and the Public Good Rick Rylance. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
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Rachel rated it really liked it Apr 05, Ruth rated it really liked it Nov 23, Each chapter begins with a brief description and history of the scene before exploring a specific sociological concept or theory.
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The book concludes with discussions of resistance, commodification, and what happens as subcultural youth age. Academic Skip to main content. Travis rated it liked it Jul 02, Topics addressed include symbolic interactionist theory, status hierarchy, the role of style and politics in music scenes, enacting race and gender, moral panics, positive deviance, social stigma, the components of a virtual subculture, and more.
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