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Crowds in American culture, society, and politics, a psychosocial semiotic analysis, Arthur Asa Berger.

Summary
This book builds on Le Bon's classic, <i>The Crowd</i>, to evaluate the role of crowds in American culture, society, and politics. It offers a detailed description of Le Bon's book along with material on Freud's book on group psychology, crowds and cults, the semiotics of crowds, American national character and crowds, the 1/6 attack on the Capitol, and crowds and COVID-19
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Halftitle Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Crowd -- 3. Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego -- 4. Crowds and Cults -- 5. The Semiotics of Crowds -- 6. Crowds and American National Character -- 7. Crowds and the January 6, 2021 Insurrection -- 8. Crowds and Covid -- 9. Coda -- Index
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 28 Feb 2024)
Physical Description
1 online resource (89 pages), digital, PDF file(s).
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781839988615

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