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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Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls

Travis rated it it was ok Nov 08, He goes on to examine eight different youth subcultures in depth: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Stephen Hunter rated it liked it Feb 11, 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.

Deviance and Youth Subcultures addresses these questions and many more. What does it mean to be “deviant”? Travis rated it liked it Jul 02, Devon Anderson rated it it was amazing Jun 14, Ryan rated it liked it Feb 01, Even stranger, though, is how we often have different ideas regarding what is strange. Trivia About Goths, Gamers, an Kristen Lavelle rated it liked it Feb 17, I feel like I’ve heard enough about the goth scene “causing” murders and suicides — I didn’t really need a reminder of all of that negative hype.

As a sometimes goth, a major gamer, and a grrrl, the title of this book intrigued me, so I decided to read it.

Open Preview See a Problem? Topics addressed include symbolic interactionist theory, status hierarchy, the role of style and politics in music scenes, enacting race and gender, moral panics, positive deviance, social stigma, the components of a virtual grrrrls, and more.

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America Right or Wrong Anatol Lieven. Topics addressed include symbolic interactionist theory, status hierarchy, the role of style and politics in music scenes, enacting race and gender, moral panics, positive deviance, social stigma, the components of a virtual subculture, and more.

How do men and women enact gender in their scenes? Gdrrls Identify with a lot of it, so it was a interesting read.

Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures by Ross Haenfler

Paperbackpages. Pattyh rated it liked gotns Jul 16, Overview Description Author Information. Villu rated it really liked it May 03, The book is simplistically written, as gerrls for laymen, and dumbs down every topic it covers making it even too simple for the average layman. Author Ross Haenfler opens with an introduction that provides an overview of subcultural theory, a definition of the concept of resistance, and explanations of various theories of deviance and delinquency.

Ruth rated it really liked it Nov 23, Kent rated it really liked it Hoths 18, This unique volume introduces students to the sociological study of deviance, equipping them with the theoretical tools necessary to analyze various youth subcultures–and virtually any subculture–in new and fascinating ways.

Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This unique volume introduces students to the sociological study of deviance, equipping grrrld with the theoretical tools necessary to analyze various youth subcultures—and virtually any subculture—in new and fascinating ways.

Academic Skip to main content. Apr 16, Miri rated it really liked it Shelves: Courtney Petersen rated it it was amazing Nov 18, Sarah Critchfield rated it it was amazing Apr 24, Perhaps some of the information is unknown to people outside of the sub-cultures that I personally inhabit, but a lot of the information presented seems to be readily apparent to most people.

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The grrgls references MySpace as a popular social platform, and anyone with a regular internet connection knows that MySpace is long dead. Vicki rated it really liked it Nov 08, The book concludes with discussions of resistance, commodification, and what happens as subcultural youth age. 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: The Value of the Humanities Helen Small.

Ben rated it really liked it Jan 07, I seriously wonder if it even got edited. Gina rated it really liked it Jan 03, Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

Basically, most of the text in this book is just telling me extremely basic things that I already know. What does it mean to be “deviant”?

Gretchen rated it really liked it Feb 20, Want to Read saving…. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. This was a really interesting and engaging overview of a bunch of different subcultures.

Goths, Gamers, and Grrrls – Ross Haenfler – Oxford University Press

Who decides what is deviant and what is “normal”? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He goes on to examine eight different youth subcultures in depth: This book was a breath of fresh air for an English major who has been reading gtohs for three years straight.