Culture of Fear: Risk-Taking and the Morality of Low Expectation Revised Edition

Culture of Fear: Risk-Taking and the Morality of Low Expectation Revised Edition

by Frank Furedi

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826459305
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/28/2002
Edition description: REV
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.56(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.69(d)

About the Author

Frank Furedi is Professor of Sociology at the University of Kent at Canterbury. He is the author of numerous books including Culture of Fear, Invitation to Terror and Paranoid Parenting, all published by Continuum.

Table of Contents

PrefaceIntroduction1. The Explosion of Risks2. Why Do We Panic?3. The Culture of Abuse4. A World of Risky Strangers5. Who Can You Trust6. The New Etiquette7. Conclusions--The Politics of FearBibliographyIndex

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