Social Rage: Emotion and Cultural Conflict / Edition 1

Social Rage: Emotion and Cultural Conflict / Edition 1

by Bonnie Berry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815330898

ISBN-13: 9780815330899

Pub. Date: 08/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book defines and describes the meaning of social rage by examining the influence of social forces such as economic conditions, population diversity and power shifts. The role of media, in particular its encouragement of social rage through sensationalism, is also handled in this book. The author apporaches the issue of social rage on both an individual and a

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This book defines and describes the meaning of social rage by examining the influence of social forces such as economic conditions, population diversity and power shifts. The role of media, in particular its encouragement of social rage through sensationalism, is also handled in this book. The author apporaches the issue of social rage on both an individual and a collective level with the goal of revealing its motivations and its impact.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815330899
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Series:
Sociology/Psychology/Reference Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1330L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Introduction to Social Rage1
Ch. 2The Measures and Meanings of Social Rage: Reality versus Perceptions29
Ch. 3Social Rage and the Survivalist Right53
Ch. 4Social Rage against Crime, Criminals, and Crime Control89
Ch. 5Social Rage and Minority Relations119
Ch. 6Social Rage and the Religious Fringe149
Ch. 7Social Rage and Politics185
Ch. 8Social Rage and the Media213
Ch. 9Social Rage: Summary, Final Thoughts, and Recommendations233
App. AField Notes, Tokyo Metropolitan University265
App. BBumper Sticker and Radio Talk-Show Surveys by Pacific Lutheran University Students269
Author Index275
Subject Index277

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