Body Style (Subcultural Style)

Body Style (Subcultural Style)

Theresa M. Winge

Body Style unearths the subcultural physique as a website for figuring out subcultural identification, resistance, business enterprise, and type. Analyzed, theorized, politicized, and sensationalized, the subcultural physique features as a framework the place participants construct a feeling of self and subcultural id. Drawing on particular subcultural examples and interviews with individuals, Body Style explores the subcultural physique and its kind inside of international tradition.

Body Style is the results of over twelve years of study studying those intersections inside particular city subcultures, together with city Tribals, sleek Primitives, Punks, Cybers, Industrials, Skaters, and others. Divided into 3 major sections on subcultural physique background, subcultural physique id and subcultural physique kinds, this booklet might be of specific curiosity to scholars of gown and model in addition to these coming to lifestyle from sociology and cultural reports.

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