Moral Panics: The Social Construction of Deviance

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Wiley, Oct 28, 1994 - Social Science - 280 pages
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Moral Panics d is sure to become a classic in the literature of deviance and criminology. It reviews in a critical and informative manner the core concepts of the discipline taking an international focus. It

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Loved it. Very useful breakdown of key concepts supported by relevant evidence and meaningful examples, really great accompaniment to Stan Cohen's Folk Devils and Moral Panics and innovative in its ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Erich Goode is Professor of Sociology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and author of a leading Deviance text: Deviant Behavior (4th edition, 1994).

Nachman Ben-Yehuda is Chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and author of The Politics and Morality of Deviance (1990).

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