Moral Panic Theory
1. Pick a law or policy (I picked the “Moral Panic Theory” )that is a contributing factor to mass incarceration or mass deportation 2.. Explain the who, what, when, why, how of the origin of the policy or law 2. Relate your policy or law to Racial Formation (Omi & Winant 1994) (300 words) 3. Relate your policy or law to another text on the syllabus (300 words) Specific directions: Word count minimum must be 1600 words. The essay must have an introduction and conclusion, four sections for each point from the general directions, each section must have a unique section heading (meaning use a title for each section of your essay). You must have a works cited page, and there will be point deductions for spelling and grammar mistakes and/or lack of organization.