Out of Step with the World

In Joshua Heter & Richard Greene (eds.), Punk Rock and Philosophy. Chicago: Open Universe. pp. 309-317 (2022)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

What are we to make of the cultural nonconformity of hardcore/punks? Is there any ethical value in the pursuit of cultural nonconformity? Distinct moral justifications can be teased from the lyrics of the hardcore/punk bands that we have grown up with and still love. The best explanation of what makes cultural nonconformity morally valuable, we believe, comes from John Stuart Mill: that it opens up new cultural space to oneself and to others, permitting "new and original experiments of living."

Links

PhilArchive

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

The Aesthetics of Punk Rock.Jesse Prinz - 2014 - Philosophy Compass 9 (9):583-593.
Post-Punk and the Struggle for Authenticity.Markus Kohl - forthcoming - In Joshua Heter & Richard Greene (eds.), Punk Rock and Philosophy.
Punx Up, Bros Down: Defending Free Speech Through Punk Rock Pedagogy.Noah Romero - 2021 - Educational Philosophy and Theory 53 (11):1063-1073.
Damaged Gods; Cults and Heroes Reappraised.Nigel Rapport - 1987 - Telos: Critical Theory of the Contemporary 1987 (71):197-200.

Analytics

Added to PP
2022-09-19

Downloads
21 (#536,176)

6 months
21 (#48,120)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author Profiles

Citations of this work

No citations found.

Add more citations

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references