adjective see subculture

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  • subcultural — “+ adjective Etymology: sub + cultural 1. : of, relating to, or constituting a subdivision of a social culture a special subcultural framework within the Anglo American area John Gillin 2. : existing prior to or on a lower level than that of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • subcultural — subculture ► NOUN ▪ a cultural group within a larger culture, often having beliefs or interests at variance with those of the larger culture. DERIVATIVES subcultural adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • subcultural — See subculture. * * * …   Universalium

  • subcultural — adjective Pertaining to a subculture, or to subcultures in general …   Wiktionary

  • subcultural — subculture …   Dictionary of sociology

  • subcultural — sub·cultural …   English syllables

  • Subcultural theory — In criminology, subcultural theory emerged from the work of the Chicago School on gangs and developed through the symbolic interactionism school into a set of theories arguing that certain groups or subcultures in society have values and… …   Wikipedia

  • subculture — subcultural, adj. subculturally, adv. v. /sub kul cheuhr/; n. /sub kul cheuhr/, v., subcultured, subculturing, n. v.t. 1. Bacteriol. to cultivate (a bacterial strain) again on a new medium. n. 2. Bacteriol. a culture derived in this manner. 3.… …   Universalium

  • Criminology — and penology Theories Causes and correlates of crime Anomie Differential association theory …   Wikipedia

  • Sarah Thornton — Not to be confused with Sara Thornton. Photo by Idris Khan. Sarah Thornton is a writer and sociologist of culture.[1] Her early work was about clubs, raves, music taste and cultural hierarchies. Thornton has authored and edited works about… …   Wikipedia

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