Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Frontiers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Stuart Cosgrove
      Pages 3-22
  3. Transgressions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Marek Kohn
      Pages 141-149
    3. Martin Chalmers
      Pages 150-155
    4. Atlanta, Alexander
      Pages 156-168
    5. Jon Savage
      Pages 169-180
  4. Interiors

About this book


Zoot Suits and Secondhand Dresses brings together a range of previously published and specially commissioned articles on the expanding field of popular culture. The contributors' themes include how fashion and the body can reflect both resourcefulness and rebellion, the youth culture of the 1980s, music from punk and beyond and the meanings of other popular images and icons.


culture efficiency fashion health politics quality

Editors and affiliations

  • Angela McRobbie
    • 1
  1. 1.Ealing College of Higher EducationUK

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