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The Resource Moral panics : the social construction of deviance, Erich Goode and Nachman Ben-Yehuda, (electronic book)

Moral panics : the social construction of deviance, Erich Goode and Nachman Ben-Yehuda, (electronic book)

Label
Moral panics : the social construction of deviance
Title
Moral panics
Title remainder
the social construction of deviance
Statement of responsibility
Erich Goode and Nachman Ben-Yehuda
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Packed with new examples and material, this second edition provides a fully up-to-date exploration of the genesis, dynamics, and demise of moral panics and their impacts on the societies in which they take place. Packed with updated and recent examples including terrorism, the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Towers, school shootings, flag burning, and the early-2000s resurgence of the "sex slave" scareIncludes a new chapter on the media, currently regarded as a major component of the moral panicDevotes a chapter to addressing criticisms of the first edition as well as the moral
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U9X
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Goode, Erich
Dewey number
  • 302.542
  • 302/.17
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM811.G667 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Ben-Yehuda, Nachman
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  • Deviant behavior
  • Social problems
  • Moral conditions
  • Moral panics
Label
Moral panics : the social construction of deviance, Erich Goode and Nachman Ben-Yehuda, (electronic book)
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Description based upon print version of record
Contents
MORAL PANICS; CONTENTS; Preface and Acknowledgements; Prologue; 1 Enter the Moral Panic; 2 The Moral Panic: An Introduction; 3 Three Theories of the Moral Panic; 4 The Moral Panic Meets Its Critics; 5 The Media Ignite and Embody the Moral Panic; 6 Deviance, Morality, and Criminal Law; 7 Collective Behavior; 8 Social Movements; 9 Social Problems; 10 The Renaissance Witch Craze; 11 Drug Abuse Panics; 12 The Feminist Anti-Pornography Crusade; Epilogue: The Demise and Institutionalization of the Moral Panic; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn847370520
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (313 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781444307924
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Moral panics : the social construction of deviance, Erich Goode and Nachman Ben-Yehuda, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
MORAL PANICS; CONTENTS; Preface and Acknowledgements; Prologue; 1 Enter the Moral Panic; 2 The Moral Panic: An Introduction; 3 Three Theories of the Moral Panic; 4 The Moral Panic Meets Its Critics; 5 The Media Ignite and Embody the Moral Panic; 6 Deviance, Morality, and Criminal Law; 7 Collective Behavior; 8 Social Movements; 9 Social Problems; 10 The Renaissance Witch Craze; 11 Drug Abuse Panics; 12 The Feminist Anti-Pornography Crusade; Epilogue: The Demise and Institutionalization of the Moral Panic; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn847370520
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (313 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781444307924
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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