May 26, 2017
Chinese youth culture is embracing androgynous trendsetters who defy traditional gender norms. As one member of the Acrush band explains:
“[We’re] a girl band. But we look more like beautiful young men, not young girls,”
In the June 2014 issue of The Socionomist, Chuck Thompson explained that negative social mood boosts tolerance of blurred gender identity — including androgynous fashion and transgender individuals.
If you look closely, you can see patterns in social mood that help you predict social trends. Learn more with the Socionomics Premier Membership.