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The Ethnographic Semiotics of a Suburban Moral Panic
(Taylor & Francis, 2007)
This article describes Worth’s notion of ethnographic semiotics as part of an overall strategy employing the anthropology of visual communication in ethnographic research focused on media portrayals of a suburban community ...
Moral Panics in Suburban Texas
(EASA Media Anthropology Network, 2007-03-06)
This paper details portions of an ethnographic study of a moral panic that surrounded the heroin overdose deaths of several teenagers in the American suburb of Plano, Texas. Media ethnography engages numerous individuals ...