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By Paul Hodkinson,Andy Bennett

What occurs to punks, clubbers, goths, revolt grrls, soulies, break-dancers and queer scene members as they become old?

For a long time, examine on incredible 'youth cultures' has understood such teams as adolescent phenomena and assumed that involvement ceases with the onset of maturity. In an age of more and more complicated existence trajectories, Ageing and early life Cultures is the 1st anthology to problem such pondering via reading the lives of these who proceed to take part into maturity and middle-age.

Showcasing a number of unique study case reports from around the globe, the chapters discover how contributors reconcile their carrying on with involvement with getting older our bodies, older identities and grownup duties. Breaking new flooring and constructing a brand new box of research, the ebook might be crucial studying for college students and students gaining knowledge of or learning questions of adlescent, type, renowned song and identification throughout a variety of disciplines.

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