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Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

A culture in which the values expressed and promoted are in potential or actual opposition to those of the dominant culture, sometimes amounting to a wholesale rejection of that culture....

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counter-culture

Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin and Alisdair Rogers.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 80 words.

A social group or movement whose values and way of life are opposed to the mainstream of society to some

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counter culture

Edited by John Scott.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 64 words.

When *subcultures specifically stand in direct opposition to the dominant *culture of the society in which they are

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counter-culture

Alan Tomlinson.

in A Dictionary of Sports Studies

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 109 words.

A culture in which the values expressed and promoted are in potential or actual opposition to those of the dominant

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counter-culture

Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

A culture in which the values expressed and promoted are in potential or actual opposition to those of the dominant culture, sometimes amounting to a wholesale rejection of that culture....

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counter-culture

John Scott and Gordon Marshall.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 63 words.

When subcultures specifically stand in direct opposition to the dominant culture of the society in which they are located, rejecting

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Taylor, Counter Culture: The American Coffee Shop Waitress

Jens Lund.

in The Oral History Review

January 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral History. 1047 words.

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1941, London under the Blitz: Culture as Counter-History

Tyrus Mille.

in The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Literatures in English

June 2006; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 7072 words.

This chapter studies how British culture served as a form of counter-history, revealing that George Orwell and Herbert Read visualised a naturalised cultural habitus as a safeguard against...

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Reporting change: law reform, homosexual identity and the role of counter-culture

Lucy Robinson.

in Gay Men and the Left in Post-war Britain

November 2011; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: UK Politics. 15053 words.

When the Sexual Offences Act of 1967 partially decriminalised homosexuality, it also exposed the limits of reform. Of all Labour Party's reforms, the decriminalisation of homosexuality was...

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Terrorism and Counter-terrorism in Popular Culture in the Post-9/11 Context

Stephen Muzzatti.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online February 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 11087 words.

The themes of terrorism and counter-terrorism have infused the America media’s cultural production for several decades. These popular culture products were designed first for consumption by...

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Review: Nuns' Chronicles and Convent Culture in Renaissance and Counter-Reformation Italy

Mary Laven.

in The English Historical Review

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 0 words.

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