In the current crisis of the capitalist world system, elites promote fear of crime and terrorism to keep and expand their privileges and control the masses. This book offers an analysis of the crisis and strategies for rebellion.
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Table of Contents
States and Social Control
Law and Terror
Terror, Law, and Torture
Camps, Gallows, Ghettos, Gulags, and Prisons
The Rise of the Icon
Modernism to Postmodernism and Beyond
Resistance and the Fight against Repression
Social Theory of Fear
Politics and Government
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