SOCI256 Culture, Power and Social Control sources
This is an optional second year module with 80 students.
Learners are provided with additional sources in the reading list and module guide.
Week 1: Introduction
Week 2: Key Concepts
Week 3- Youth subcultures
Do-It-Yourself Girl Power: An Examination of the Riot Grrrl Subculture
“I’ll Resist with Every Inch and Every Breath”: Girls and Zine Making as a Form of Resistance**Trigger warning depicts CSA and eating disorders***
Week 4: The ‘Alternative Society’
Week 5: Films of Transgression
Week 6: Pornography and Social Harm
Flogging sexual transgression: Interrogating the costs of the ‘Fifty Shades effect’
Week 7: Independent Reading Week
Week 8: Instagram and the Beauty Myth
Week 9: Celebrity Culture and violence against women
Week 10: Fake News and Online Social Harms