Based on the information below, I want you to answer 2 discussion posts that I attached . Each discussion post, you can reply about 6-8 sentences about what you are agree or disagree or you may have any questions about the post.
What are moral panics? Do they serve a purpose? What is the difference between a moral panic and an actual social problem? How do we know that something is a social problem?
– How do moral panics enable hegemonic power relations to stay in play?
– Sternheimer: As a society, we blame popular culture for a lot of problems. But is the problem really popular culture or are we missing the underlying issues? (The answer is yes, we are.)
– Critcher: was published in 2008. Do you see any similarities between their examples and what is currently going on in U.S. society?
– Fischer: What are they telling us about morality? What is the problem with a “‘dualistic’ culture”? Who has the power to label?