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Unformatted text preview: develop *Subculture marginalized by mainstream culture. ..form of social classification i.e. Emo's: how i like to dress, how i like to self-id. ..everything i do is classified as weird, wrong, abnormal, different by mainstream culture Albert Cohen-Defines subculture as. .. Subcultures and the other-The "sub" at start of subculture implies tat these groups are under the larger culture, "subordinate, subaltern, or subterranean"-members of subcultures are distinguished as "Other" (like Said)-Perhaps most importantly, subcultures are labeled as such-At core of subculture is feeling that we are different from norm but also that we want to be seen for our difference Albert Cohen-Criminologist-Linked at juvenile delinquency, located two basic ideologies 1) status frustration 2) reaction formation *do subcultures actually REAFFIRM dominant culture?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/20/2008 for the course COMM 206 taught by Professor Banet-weiser,kun during the Fall '08 term at USC.
- Fall '08