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UNKNOWN - Moral Panics: The Social Construction of Deviance, ebook

Moral Panics: The Social Construction of Deviance



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

Lyons, Rob - Panic on a Plate, ebook

Panic on a Plate

Lyons, Rob


They have created needless panic and made our cheap and tasty food an object of shame and blame, when it should be a cause for rejoicing. "Panic on a Plate" draws on history, science, and official reports to show the fearmongers

Isaac, William M. - Senseless Panic: How Washington Failed America, ebook

Senseless Panic: How Washington Failed America

Isaac, William M.


Bill Isaac is absolutely on target in his acute analysis of what he rightly calls the 'Senseless Panic of 2008.' He was at the center in preventing what could have been an even worse banking debacle back in the 1980s—but it didn't happen, thanks to his level-headed

Dudy, Mary L. - The Moral Panics of Sexuality, ebook

The Moral Panics of Sexuality

Dudy, Mary L.


Vampires, Border Crossing, and Panic in Sheridan Le Fanu’s “Carmilla”
Ellen J. Stockstill
Part II. Creating Norms
4. Bodies That Are Always Out of Line: A Closer Look at “Age Appropriate Sexuality ”
Sara I. McClelland, L. E. Hunter
5. Raising

Betz, Frederick - Why Bank Panics Matter, ebook

Why Bank Panics Matter

Betz, Frederick


Table of contents
1. Reality and Theory
Frederick Betz
2. Empirically Grounded Theory
Frederick Betz
3. Background: Banking and Causality
Frederick Betz
4. Dynamics of Bank Panics
Frederick Betz
5. Control in an Economic…