Designed for intermediate and advanced courses in social psychology, sociology and cultural studies, this book analyzes the way youth subcultures such as punks, gothics, rockers and skinheads use everyday language to construct their identities. The book uses conversation analysis and discourse analysis and includes a critique of social identity theory and self-categorization theory.
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Offering unique insight into the conversation and language of todays youth, this book focuses on the various uses of language to construct selves and identities, and characterize relationships between individuals, groups, subcultures, and society. Provides an empirical examination of the accounts of members of different subcultures, such as punks and rockers, and the ways that identity and self are constructed. For sociologists and social psychologists.
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