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Social Theory of Fear by Geoffrey R. Skoll

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Social Theory of Fear
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Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN/ASIN: 0230103499
Number of pages: 248

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In the current crisis of the capitalist world system, elites promote fear of crime and terrorism to keep and expand their privileges and control the masses. This book offers an analysis of the crisis and strategies for rebellion.

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