A renowned cultural critic and theorist, Dick Hebdige has published widely on youth subculture, contemporary music, art and design, and consumer and media culture. His current interests include the integration of autobiography and mixed media in critical writing and pedagogy.--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
If I were a lawyer, I'd offer this as irrefutable proof of the paucity of what passes as scholarship these days. Read morePublished 14 months ago by velaphi
Good for what I expected, long postage time but understandable around christmas, also not the cover I expected for the book as the publisher in the image shown was a desirable... Read morePublished on January 6, 2013 by Leham
Not sure if it was me or the book. But something didn't fit.
I found a bunch of really neat movies pertaining to this topic instead.
Book was in very good condition, but I have to say that I ordered and paid for a overnight service ($17.00)and I got my book five days latter...not acceptable. Read morePublished on October 13, 2008 by Roger De Los Santos
This book is written in a very academic style, so the 200 pages seems like 500. Other than that, it's a decent primer on semiotics.Published on November 15, 2007 by Sheldon Kessel
Professor Hebdige is a genius, and contrary to the other review he immersed himself in "this scene." He grew up right in the middle of the movement in England and witnessed... Read morePublished on April 4, 2005 by David Wallis