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An earlier version of this paper was presented at the Doctoral Colloquium and poster session of the iConference Los Angeles, Calif. The year of scandal. Unfortunately, Hunt points out that real problems can and do exist and whether or not they map accurately to the moral panic, they should not be dismissed [ 27 ].
Next, I outline a theory of technopanics, using the moral panics literature to examine fears of technology and modernity.