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The Melancholy of Subculture Society
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, an essay on the rise of multiple subcultures, the idea of “opting out” of the mainstream culture and the social and psychological benefits of the existence of alternative status hierarchies.
With a bonus appendix on how Japan has fallen behind in the internet (with the notable exception of cat-related content).