Write a 200-word post that engages both the reading and presentation below. Discuss the relationship between youth cultures and youth consumer markets.
- What do you make of the argument about the “feedback loop”? Are all youth and youth cultures influenced by specifically tailored markets? Are youth just cogs in the wheel of a larger capitalist system?
- How do youth consumer experiences differ? What role does race, class, or gender play in how youth experience consumer spaces and youth marketing?