Youth Culture And Social Change

Author: Keith Gildart
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 1137529113
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This book brings together historians, sociologists and social scientists to examine aspects of youth culture. The book’s themes are riots, music and gangs, connecting spectacular expression of youthful disaffection with everyday practices. By so doing, Youth Culture and Social Change maps out new ways of historicizing responses to economic and social change: public unrest and popular culture.
Youth Culture and Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Keith Gildart, Anna Gough-Yates, Sian Lincoln, Bill Osgerby, Lucy Robinson, John Street, Peter Webb, Matthew Worley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-16 - Publisher: Springer

This book brings together historians, sociologists and social scientists to examine aspects of youth culture. The book’s themes are riots, music and gangs, connecting spectacular expression of youthful disaffection with everyday practices. By so doing, Youth Culture and Social Change maps out new ways of historicizing responses to economic and
Youth Culture and the Media
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Bill Osgerby
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This expansive, lively introduction charts the connections between international youth cultures and the development of global media and communication. From 1950s drive-ins and jukeboxes to contemporary social media, the book examines modern youth cultures in their social, economic and political contexts. Exploring the rise of young people as a distinct
Subcultures, Popular Music and Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: William Osgerby
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-18 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Style-based subcultures, scenes and tribes have pulsated through the history of social, economic and political change. From 1940s zoot-suiters and hepcats; through 1950s rock ’n’ rollers, beatniks and Teddy boys; 1960s surfers, rudeboys, mods, hippies and bikers; 1970s skinheads, soul boys, rastas, glam rockers, funksters and punks; on to the
Drug Use and Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: M. Shiner
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-25 - Publisher: Springer

This book locates the rise of illicit drug use within the historical development of late industrial society and challenges the prevailing view. Highlighting key areas of continuity and the on-going value of classic criminological theory, it is argued that recent trends do not constitute the radical departure that is often
Youth Culture, Popular Music and the End of 'Consensus'
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: The Subcultures Network
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-03 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines youth cultural responses to the political, economic and socio-cultural changes that affected Britain in the aftermath of the Second World War. In particular, it considers the extent to which elements of youth culture and popular music served to contest the notion of ‘consensus’ that historians and social