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Folk devils and moral panics : the creation of the Mods and Rockers / Stanley Cohen
Bib ID 2216275
Format BookBook
Author
Cohen, Stanley, 1942-
 
Edition 3rd ed. 
Description London ; New York : Routledge, 2002 
lxxiv, 201 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0415267110 (cased) (hardback)
0415267129 (paperback)
Full contents
  • Moral Panics as Cultural Politics: Introduction to the Third Edition
  • Symbols of Trouble: Introduction to the Second Edition
  • 1. Deviance and Moral Panics. The Transactional Approach to Deviance. Deviance and the Mass Media. The Case of the Mods and Rockers
  • 2. The Inventory. Exaggeration and Distortion. Prediction. Symbolization. The Inventory as Manufactured News
  • 3. Reaction: Opinion and Attitude Themes. Orientation. Images. Causation. Differential Reaction. Modes and Models of Explanation
  • 4. Reaction: The Rescue and Remedy Phases. Sensitization. The Societal Control Culture. The Exploitative Culture
  • 5. On the Beaches: The Warning and the Impact. Setting the Stage: The Warning Phase. The Crowd Scenes. The Audience. The Mass Media. The Control Agents. Summary
  • 6. Contexts and Backgrounds: Youth in the Sixties. The Emergence of the Mods and Rockers. The Sociology of Moral Panics. Coming to an End.
 
Notes

Previous ed.: Oxford : Basil Blackwell, 1987.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Subjects Young adults -- Great Britain -- Case studies.  |  Deviant behavior.  |  Subculture -- Great Britain.

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