The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind

The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind

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by Gustave Le Bon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0140045317

ISBN-13: 9780140045314

Pub. Date: 08/25/1977

Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated

Previous editions are cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed.. Insightful for its apprehension of the primitive nature of crowds, Le Bon's treatise on crowd psychology was influential to Freud, Hitler, and Mussolini. The reprinting allows its inclusion as source material for courses in psychology and history. The volume is not indexed Annotation c. Book…  See more details below

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Previous editions are cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed.. Insightful for its apprehension of the primitive nature of crowds, Le Bon's treatise on crowd psychology was influential to Freud, Hitler, and Mussolini. The reprinting allows its inclusion as source material for courses in psychology and history. The volume is not indexed Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140045314
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
08/25/1977
Pages:
207
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction: The Era of Crowdsix
Book IThe Mind of Crowds
Chapter IGeneral Characteristics of Crowds--Psychological Law of Their Mental Unity1
Chapter IIThe Sentiments and Morality of Crowds10
Chapter IIIThe Ideas, Reasoning Power, and Imagination of Crowds29
Chapter IVA Religious Shape Assumed by All the Convictions of Crowds38
Book IIThe Opinions and Beliefs of Crowds
Chapter IRemote Factors of the Opinions and Beliefs of Crowds43
Chapter IIThe Immediate Factors of the Opinions of Crowds60
Chapter IIIThe Leaders of Crowds and Their Means of Persuasion72
Chapter IVLimitations of the Variability of the Beliefs and Opinions of Crowds89
Book IIIThe Classification and Description of the Different Kinds of Crowds
Chapter IThe Classification of Crowds100
Chapter IICrowds Termed Criminal Crowds104
Chapter IIICriminal Juries108
Chapter IVElectoral Crowds114
Chapter VParliamentary Assemblies123

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