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Manufacturing hysteria

Jay Feldman

Manufacturing hysteria

scapegoating, surveillance, and secrecy in modern America

by Jay Feldman

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJay Feldman
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC599.U5 F415 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24385075M
ISBN 109780375425349
LC Control Number2010039998
OCLC/WorldCa664842395

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Aug 22,  · Manufacturing Hysteria: A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America by Jay Feldman book review. Click to read the full review of Manufacturing Hysteria: A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America in New York Journal of Books. Review written by David E. Spiro. Published by Pantheon Books / Random House.


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