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Author Gilbert, James Burkhart.

Title A cycle of outrage : America's reaction to the juvenile delinquent in the 1950s / James Gilbert
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1986

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 W'PONDS  364.360973 Gil/Coo  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 258 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: the social history of an idea -- 1. A problem of behavior -- 2. Rehearsal for a crime wave -- 3. Controlling public opinion -- 4. The great fear -- 5. The lawyers' dilemma -- 6. Crusade against mass culture -- 7. The intellectuals and mass culture -- 8. Delinquency theory: from structure to subculture -- 9. Mass media and delinquency: a national forum -- 10. Movies and the censorship of mass culture -- 11. Juvenile delinquency films -- 12. Selling youth culture --13. Postscript
Analysis United States Juvenile delinquency 1950-1960
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 219-249
Subject Deviant behavior in mass media -- United States.
Deviant behavior in mass media.
Juvenile delinquency -- United States -- Public opinion.
Teenagers in mass media -- United States.
Teenagers in mass media.
Public opinion -- United States.
Teenagers -- United States -- Public opinion.
Youth in mass media -- United States.
Youth -- United States -- Public opinion.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
LC no. 85021598
ISBN 0195037219