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Title Panic! : transnational cultural studies and the affective contours of power / edited by Micol Seigel
Edition 1 Edition
Published New York : Routledge, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge research in cultural and media studies
Routledge research in cultural and media studies.
Contents Intro; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Figures; Editor's Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; Introduction: Global Moral Panics and the Affective Contours of Power; PART I The Coloniality of Panic; 1 Privateers and Public Ends: Piracy as Global Moral Panic; 2 Moral Panic versus Moral Blindness: Responses to Children's Militarization in Uganda and the US; 3 Ebola: Keywords; 4 A Panicky Atmosphere: On the Coloniality of Climate Change; 5 The Panic over Human Smuggling: From the Nineteenth-Century Coolie Trade to Today's Migrants
11 Stop the Woman, Save the State: Policing, Order, and the Black Woman's Body12 "Modern-Day Slavery": The Analogy Problem in Human Trafficking Reform; 13 Saving Love: Compassion, Desire, Violence, and Deceit in Late Capitalism; 14 "And Still We Rise": Moral Panics, Dark Sousveillance, and Politics Otherwise in the New New Orleans; Index
PART II Too Mobile: Panic at the Borders6 Rescuing the Blonde Angel: The Global Captivity Narrative and the Panic of 2013; 7 The Everywhere Drug War: Narcoterror and the Global Flows of the Methamphetamine Imaginary; 8 Black Bodies, Wrong Places: Rolezinho, Moral Panic, and Racialized Male Subjects in Brazil; 9 Circulating Sin: Sailors and Benevolence in Early Nineteenth-Century New York; 10 Transnational Securityscapes: Central American (Immigrant) Youth and the "Military Option"; PART III Resisting Rescue: Sex/Work
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Human trafficking -- Case studies.
Moral panics -- Case studies.
Piracy -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Seigel, Micol, 1968- editor
LC no. 2018021969
ISBN 1351054724
9781351054744 (E-book)
(hardback : alk. paper)