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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How do men and women enact gender in their scenes? Villu rated it really liked it May 03, Who decides what is deviant and what is “normal”?
A concise, engaging, and affordable supplementary text for introductory sociology courses and any course that covers popular culture, youth, or deviance, Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: This was a really interesting and engaging overview of a bunch of different subcultures. He goes on to examine eight different youth subcultures in depth: Avery rated it really liked it Mar 08, Kent rated it really liked it Mar 18, Even stranger, though, is how we often have different ideas regarding what is strange.
Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures by Ross Haenfler
Gretchen rated it really liked it Feb 20, What does it mean to be “deviant”? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Return to Book Page. Deviance and Youth Subcultures addresses these questions and many more.
Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls – Ross Haenfler – Oxford University Press
Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Olivia rated it really liked it Oct 28, You won’t find too many studies done on alternative scene, especially done by an insider, which lends even greater bravoure grrdls this book.
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As a sometimes goth, a major gamer, and a grrrl, the title of this book intrigued me, so I decided to read it. Travis rated it it was ok Nov 08, No trivia or quizzes yet.
Deviance and Youth Subcultures addresses these questions and many more.
Gina rated it really liked it Jan 03, For instance, the author lists Nintendo and Wii as being independent of each other. Thanks for telling us about the problem. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.
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. Ryan rated it liked it Feb 01, Literature and the Public Gofhs Rick Rylance. Ruth rated it really liked it Nov 23, Courtney Petersen rated it gotjs was amazing Nov 18, The book concludes with discussions of resistance, commodification, and what happens as subcultural youth age.
Devon Anderson rated it it was amazing Jun 14, Each chapter begins with a brief description and history of the scene before exploring a specific sociological concept or theory. The author references MySpace as a popular social platform, and anyone with a regular internet connection knows that MySpace is long dead.
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Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The book is simplistically written, as though for laymen, and dumbs down every topic it boths making it even too simple for the average layman. Academic Skip to main content.
Plus, the book contains and discusses in detail the ever-prevalent negative media hype that unwittingly goes hand-in-hand with any misunderstood sub-culture. I feel like I’ve heard enough about the goth scene “causing” murders and suicides — I gqmers really need a reminder of all of that negative hype.