Subcultures Step 2 Write an essay answering the following questions: Think of an example of a subculture and a counterculture in the US. Your examples can be current or from history. What qualifies your subculture example as subculture instead of counterculture? For your example of a counterculture, what makes your choice different from a subculture? What makes you think your groups are any different from mainstream culture? Could you use any specific examples, such as norms, values, or symbols? Justify your position.