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In an increasingly uncertain globalised world, are concepts of moral panic and deviancy amplification, rooted in concepts of moral certainty, still relevant?

In this two-part video Adrian Beck, Reader in Criminology at the University of Leicester, argues for the continuing usefulness of these concepts at A-level .

Key concepts covered in this video:

• Moral Panic

• Identity

• Deviancy Amplification

Moral Panics and

Deviancy Amplification

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