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We believe the children : a moral panic in the 1980s

We believe the children : a moral panic in the 1980s

Author: Richard Beck; Pauline Brown
Publisher: New York, New York : Public Affairs, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

A brilliant, disturbing portrait of the dawn of the culture wars when America started to tear itself apart with doubts, wild allegations and a maniacally unfounded fear for the safety of children.


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Beck, Richard, 1986-
We believe the children : a moral panic in the 1980s.
New York, New York : Public Affairs, c2015
xxv, 323 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Beck; Pauline Brown
ISBN: 9781610392877 1610392876 9781610392884 1610392884
OCLC Number: 1069639755
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (353 pages)
Responsibility: Richard Beck ; book design by Pauline Brown.


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"[Thirty] years ago America was described as experiencing an 'epidemic' of sexual abuse in day care. Richard Beck, an editor at N+1, does a herculean job of investigating why this happened in his Read more...

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