|PUBLISHER||Oxford University Press|
|TYPE||352 Page Book|
|RATING||3.7 / 5.0 Avg.|
Decade of Nightmares was written by and Philip Jenkins. The 352 page book was published by Oxford University Press in 2006 with an ISBN 10 of 0198039727. Most books are now available in ebook, pdf and audible formats. If you need more information about this publication, it can be purchased at Amazon.com or Google Books. If the book is older and/or out of print book try to locate a copy on eBay.com. Decade of Nightmares mentions 1 serial killers including Lorenzo Gilyard. The author Philip Jenkins has 2 book(s) listed on Killer.Cloud used for the purpose of documenting facts about Serial Killers listed in our database.
Why did the youthful optimism and openness of the sixties give way to Ronald Reagan and the spirit of conservative reaction--a spirit that remains ascendant today? Drawing on a wide array of sources--including tabloid journalism, popular fiction, movies, and television shows--Philip Jenkins argues that a remarkable confluence of panics, scares, and a few genuine threats created a climate of fear that led to the conservative reaction. He identifies 1975 to 1986 as the watershed years. During this time, he says, there was a sharp increase in perceived threats to our security at home and abroad. At home, America seemed to be threatened by monstrous criminals--serial killers, child abusers, Satanic cults, and predatory drug dealers, to name jus...
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