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Published: 12 October 2012

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199964024

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Be Very Afraid

The Cultural Response to Terror, Pandemics, Environmental Devastation, Nuclear Annihilation, and Other Threats

Robert Wuthnow

  • Provides analysis of how we make sense of peril.
  • Examines reactions to the prospect of global catastrophe since the invention of the atomic bomb.