Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll in the Dutch Golden Age .
Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll in the Dutch Golden Age

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  • eBoek formaat
    EPUB met Adobe DRM
  • ISBN eBoek
    9789048533008
  • Uitgever
    Amsterdam University Press
  • Omvang
    136
  • Jaar
    2017
  • Taal
    Engels
  • Beveiliging
    EPUB met Adobe DRM

Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll in the Dutch Golden Age

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Benjamin B. Roberts

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Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll in the Dutch Golden Age focuses on the generation of rich young men that grew up in the seventeenth century in the Dutch Republic. These men had more money to spend on clothes, music, and recreation than the generation before them. This fascinating account of male adolescence in the Dutch Golden Age reveals how young men including Rembrandt van Rijn disregarded conservative values and rebelled against the older generation, and consequently created a new youth culture that was similar to the one of the 1960s. They had long hair, wore colorful and extravagant clothing, and started taking drugs. Theirs was the first generation in European history to smoke tobacco. Moreover, they defied conventional norms and values with their promiscuity and by singing lewd songs in their free time. With his engaging storytelling-style filled with humorous anecdotes, Roberts convincingly shows how deviant male youth behavior is a feature of all ages, especially in periods when youngsters have too much free time and money.

   

Over de auteur

Benjamin B. Roberts

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