‘semiotics’

‘Semiotics’ refers to the study of signs. It looks at anything that is used to stand for something else. Semiotics is made up of two different parts; the signifier (anything that stands for something else) and the signified (the something else that is being represented). This week I am going to be using semiotics to […]

‘youth subcultures’

A subculture is defined as, ‘a cultural group within a larger culture, often having beliefs or interests at variance with those of the larger culture.’ by the Oxford dictionary. People will often categorise peopleĀ into various subcultures and stereotype them accordingly. There have been many subcultures in the past and subcultures still very much exist now […]