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Author Joans, Barbara.

Title Bike lust : Harleys, women, and American society / Barbara Joans.

Publication Info. Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, [2001]


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Description 1 online resource (xi, 271 pages) : illustrations
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-264) and index.
Contents pt. 1. History and structure -- pt. 2. Cultural analysis -- pt. 3. Jamming the wind -- pt. 4. Polemics and philosophy.
Note Print version record.
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Summary Annotation Joans (anthropology, Merritt College, Oakland, California) offers an account of her own motorbike riding experiences while examining the elaborate rules, rituals, and rites of passage in the biker culture, particularly as they relate to women, both as individual riders and riders on the back of men's bikes. Includes bandw photographs. c. Book News Inc.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Joans, Barbara.
Joans, Barbara. (OCoLC)fst00458759
Motorcycling -- Social aspects -- United States.
Women motorcyclists -- United States.
Harley-Davidson motorcycle -- History.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Harley-Davidson motorcycle. (OCoLC)fst00951473
Women motorcyclists. (OCoLC)fst01178166
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Culturele aspecten.
Sociale aspecten.
United States.
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Joans, Barbara. Bike lust. Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2001 9780299173548 (DLC) 2001000745 (OCoLC)45879654
ISBN 9780299173531 (electronic bk.)
0299173534 (electronic bk.)
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