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The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics

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The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics offers a comprehensive assemblage of cutting-edge critical and theoretical perspectives on the concept of moral panic. All chapters represent original research by many of the most influential theorists and researchers now working in the area of moral panic, including Nachman Ben-Yehuda and Erich Goode, Joel Best, Chas Critcher, Mary deYoung, Alan Hunt, Toby Miller, Willem Schinkel, Kenneth Thompson, Sheldon Ungar, and Grazyna Zajdow. Chapters come from a range of disciplines, including media studies, literary studies, history, legal studies, and sociology, with significant new elaborations on the concept of moral panic (and its future), informed and powerful critiques, and detailed empirical studies from several continents. A clear and comprehensive survey of a concept that is increasingly influential in a number of disciplines as well as in popular culture, this collection of the latest research in the field addresses themes including the evolution of the moral panic concept, sex panics, media panics, moral panics over children and youth, and the future of the moral panic concept.

This copy is in "as new" condition. No inscriptions or marks. Not ex-library. Unclipped dust wrapper with a repaired cut..

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Author(s):
Charles Krinsky
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Edition:
2013
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1409408116
ISBN-13:
9781409408116
Number of pages:
478
Publisher:
Ashgate
Title:
The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics

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The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics offers a comprehensive assemblage of cutting-edge critical and theoretical perspectives on the concept of moral panic. All chapters represent original research by many of the most influential theorists and researchers now working in the area of moral panic, including Nachman Ben-Yehuda and Erich Goode, Joel Best, Chas Critcher, Mary deYoung, Alan Hunt, Toby Miller, Willem Schinkel, Kenneth Thompson, Sheldon Ungar, and Grazyna Zajdow. Chapters come from a range of disciplines, including media studies, literary studies, history, legal studies, and sociology, with significant new elaborations on the concept of moral panic (and its future), informed and powerful critiques, and detailed empirical studies from several continents. A clear and comprehensive survey of a concept that is increasingly influential in a number of disciplines as well as in popular culture, this collection of the latest research in the field addresses themes including the evolution of the moral panic concept, sex panics, media panics, moral panics over children and youth, and the future of the moral panic concept.

This copy is in "as new" condition. No inscriptions or marks. Not ex-library. Unclipped dust wrapper with a repaired cut..

Added value:
Unclipped dust wrapper.
Author(s):
Charles Krinsky
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
25x18cms WEIGHT 1.2kgs without packaging.
Edition:
2013
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1409408116
ISBN-13:
9781409408116
Number of pages:
478
Publisher:
Ashgate
Title:
The Ashgate Research Companion to Moral Panics

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