Subcultures

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Punk Subculture

Subcultures are often described as cultures within culture. Groups of people that share common elements in lifestyle, belief, or an activity that is a defining factor in their identity could be described as part of a subculture. For example, punks are generally connected by an ideology of anarchy against mainstream social norms, a particular sense of fashion, and common taste in music and cultural icons.