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THE CULTURAL ROLE OF STIGMATIZED YOUTH GROUPS: The Case of the Partille Johnnys of Sweden
Emma Lindblad, PhD Student, Jacob Ostberg, Associate Professor Centre for Fashion Studies, Stockholm University One of the most frequently reproduced images of the PJs online. Image borrowed from http://bloggfrossa.blogspot.com/2009/04/partille-johnny.html. Recent theoretical accounts of youth cultures have conceptualized youth as a global ideology that takes on specific forms in different local contexts following the logic of…