The Resource Profane Culture : Updated Edition

Profane Culture : Updated Edition

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Profane Culture : Updated Edition
Title
Profane Culture
Title remainder
Updated Edition
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A classic of British cultural studies, Profane Culture takes the reader into the worlds of two important 1960s youth cultures-the motor-bike boys and the hippies. The motor-bike boys were working-class motorcyclists who listened to the early rock 'n' roll of the late 1950s. In contrast, the hippies were middle-class drug users with long hair and a love of progressive music. Both groups were involved in an unequal but heroic fight to produce meaning and their own cultural forms in the face of a larger society dominated by the capitalist media and commercialism. They were pioneers of cultural experimentation, the self-construction of identity, and the curating of the self, which, in different ways, have become so widespread today. In Profane Culture, Paul Willis develops an important and still very contemporary theory and methodology for understanding the constructions of lived and popular culture. His new preface discusses the ties between the cultural moment explored in the book and today
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MiAaPQ
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Willis, Paul E
LC call number
HQ799.G72 -- .W555 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Willis, Paul E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Hippies -- England.;Motorcyclists -- England.;Popular culture -- England.;Subculture -- England
Label
Profane Culture : Updated Edition
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Publication
Copyright
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400865147
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1753403
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1753403
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10906010
  • (OCoLC)886539940
Label
Profane Culture : Updated Edition
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400865147
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1753403
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1753403
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10906010
  • (OCoLC)886539940

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