Skinheads

Skinheads

A Guide to An American Subculture

Book - 2012
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This book provides a fascinating examination of one of the most notorious countercultures in the United States.


This book provides a fascinating examination of one of the most notorious countercultures in the United States.


• Includes images of American skinheads from the 1980s, 1990s, and today that depict skinhead fashion, hairstyles, and lifestyles

• Provides an annotated bibliography of primary and secondary sources in a variety of formats, including articles from magazines and scholarly journals, books, and websites



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Part of a series on American counterculture, this book aims to give an authoritative first-hand account of how skinhead culture emerged and developed in the United States. It is co-authored by Hardy, bassist for The Templars, a skinhead band, and Travis, a research librarian and writer. Topics include the history of American skinhead culture, skinhead culture and identity formation, skinhead fashion, skinhead music, issues around race and racism, and subcultures within the skinhead culture. It includes a glossary and some primary documents such as essays, articles, and interviews, as well as an annotated bibliography. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, c2012
ISBN: 9780313359538
0313359539
Characteristics: xxxiv, 161 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Hardy, Perry

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