Cultural Explosion Commences C


I’m a sociologist at heart, it’s what I studied in college, and it’s never left me. I am a student of people, and today, C is for “culture.” But I discovered something, looking for my morning book: there are too many amazing-looking books on culture to pick only two for the day. So I’m going a little crazy–also a C word–and posting a bunch, sans descriptions, covers and titles only. And you’ll see what I mean.

The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture & Style



Anything That Moves: Renegade Chefs, Fearless Eaters, and the Making of a New American Food Culture


Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls



American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America



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8 thoughts on “Cultural Explosion Commences C

  1. A topic as vast as any ocean; where to start? I’d probably start with the ‘culture of female aggression’ book. I wonder if it’s heavy enough to beat someone with?


    • OK, that absolutely made me laugh loud enough for the neighbors to wonder if I’d lost my mind. I know, it’s an intriguing subject, but they all are! That’s how I got here this morning 🙂


  2. Stacy Claflin

    Sociology is really interesting. I majored in Psychology, which obviously isn’t the same, but has enough crossover that I find it just as interesting!


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