The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind

The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind

by Gustave Le Bon
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The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind by Gustave Le Bon

His work on crowd psychology became important during the first half of the twentieth century when it was used by media researchers such as Hadley Cantril and Herbert Blumer to describe the reactions of subordinate groups to media.

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BN ID: 2940014800389
Publisher: Philtre Libre
Publication date: 06/11/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 133 KB

About the Author

Gustave Le Bon (7 May 1841, Nogent-le-Rotrou, Eure-et-Loir – 13 December 1931) was a French social psychologist, sociologist, and amateur physicist. He was the author of several works in which he expounded theories of national traits, racial superiority, herd behavior and crowd psychology.

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The Crowd - A Study of the Popular Mind 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
After reading the book, i must say that the thought and idea of the crowd, still holds true today. Very logical arguments and the content flows. I recommend this bok to anyone who follows politics and current events. The general thesis is viable still today.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago