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Modern primitives or urban primitives are people in developed and culturally altered post-colonial nations who engage in body modification rituals and practices while making reference or homage to the rite of passage practices in " primitive cultures". These practices may include body piercing, tattooing, play piercing, flesh ...

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MODERN PRIMITIVESThe Modern Primitive subculture exists primarily in North America and Europe. Members are known for their use of body modifications, ...

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Since Urban Primitive provided a supporting atmosphere in which to have these types of ... My interest in body modification extended into the varieties of ways that ... Initially Fakir's focus was to simply explore techniques used by other cultures to attain ... RAVEN: I don't beleive that our society is devoid of spiritual ritual.

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4.4 Modern Primitive Body Modification and the Relation to the "Mainstream" ..... by a subculture often dismissed or despised by "mainstream" society (see for ...

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... kinds of jobs and careers that provide the “goods” life extolled in a consumer society. ... As many such subcultures repudiate dominant norms, we note how they ... They include those who embrace extreme body modification, numerous ... The practitioners of extreme body modification label themselves “urban primitives ,” ...

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Nov 7, 2015 ... For some, body modification examplifies contemporary society's obsession with ... and piercings, Modern Primitives view their modifications as ...

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The Modern Primitive subculture exists primarily in North America and Europe. Members are known for their use of body modifications, such as blackwork ...

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This subculture seeks inspiration in the body modification techniques and bodily rituals of so-called `primitive societies'. Establishing their prioritization of body, ...

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Body Modification, Fashion and Identity, Article Information ... Cohen, P. (1997) ` Subcultural Conflict and Working-Class Community', in K. Gelder ... Giddens, A. ( 1991) Modernity and Self-Identity: Self and Society in the Late Modern Age. .... # 12: Modern Primitives - An Investigation of Contemporary Adornment and Ritual.