Understanding Moral Panics (STUDENT SPECIAL)


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In this episode, Carey Allen explains what is meant by the term Moral Panic and uses the Cohen study of mods and rockers to introduce terms such as folk devils and deviancy amplification. In the second half of the episode, Carey explains the classic Stuart Hall study 'Policing the crisis'.

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