Moral Crusades in an Age of Mistrust: The Jimmy Savile Scandal

Moral Crusades in an Age of Mistrust: The Jimmy Savile Scandal - Palgrave Pivot

2013

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Publisher's Synopsis

The epidemic of scandals unleashed by the Savile Scandal highlights the precarious status of relations of trust. The rapid escalation of this crisis offers insights into the relationship between anxieties about childhood and the wider moral order. This book explains why western society has become so uncomfortable with the exercise of authority.

Book information

ISBN: 9781137338013
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Imprint: Palgrave Pivot
Pub date:
Edition: 2013
DEWEY: 362.7610941
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: viii, 108
Weight: 292g
Height: 224mm
Width: 140mm
Spine width: 14mm