The Resource Moral panic and the politcs of anxiety, edited by Sean Hier

Moral panic and the politcs of anxiety, edited by Sean Hier

Label
Moral panic and the politcs of anxiety
Title
Moral panic and the politcs of anxiety
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sean Hier
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302/.17
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM811
LC item number
.M67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Moral panic and the politcs of anxiety, edited by Sean Hier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction : Bringing moral panic studies into focus / Sean P. Hier -- Grounding and defending the sociology of moral panic / Erich Goode and Nachman Ben-Yehuda -- Locating moral panics within the sociology of social problems / Joel Best -- Fractious rivals? Moral panics and moral regulation / Alan Hunt -- Shifting the focus? Moral panics as civilizing and decivilizing processes / Amanda Rohloff -- The objectification of fear and the grammar of morality / Frank Furedi -- How emotions matter to moral panics / Kevin Walby and Dale Spencer -- Folk devils reconsidered / Mary de Young -- The duality of the devil : realism, relationalism and representation / James Meades -- Panic, regulation, and the moralization of British law and order politics / Dan Lett ... [et al.] -- Drunken antics : the gin craze, binge drinking and the political economy of moral regulation / Chas Critcher -- The artful creation of global moral panic : climatic folk devils, environmental evangelicals, and the coming catastrophe / Sheldon Ungar -- When harm is done : panic, scandal and blame / Graham Knight and Juliet Roper -- The unhealthy risk society : health scares and the politics of moral panic / Daniel Béland
Control code
ocn689548914
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 247 p.
Isbn
9780415555562
Lccn
2010048557
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