4 edition of Collective behavior found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|LC Classifications||HM281 .G63 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 499 p. :|
|Number of Pages||499|
|LC Control Number||91077957|
From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. accepted action activity adherents American appear attitudes authority become believe called cause collective behavior concern continuing course crowd culture defined depends direction discussion economic effective efforts. A third book, shorn of Smelser's tightly crafted theory of collective behavior, rests in the discussion of key variables. From this view the book is read not for an explanatory theory, or for an essentialist a priori definition of what collective behavior "really" is (rather than a definition of a major form of it), but as a guide to asking.
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In this paper, we empirically investigate the collective behavior of the book holding durations. As illustrated in Fig. 1, the 1st, 2nd and 3rd books are borrowed at the same time but the holding durations are 10th and 11th books have similar holding durations although they are borrowed and returned in different by: 6. Example Of Collective Behavior Words | 4 Pages. Collective behavior is a huge term for sociologists, with a broad spectrum of meanings. Collective behavior can be defines as “actions of groups of people who bypass the usual norms governing their behavior and do something unusual” (Henslin ).
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The book provides a comprehensive and balanced examination of the field and provides recent examples that encourage readers to evaluate different perspectives and think for themselves. Addresses the study of collective behavior, theory, categories of collective behavior, an analysis of modern Collective behavior book of collective behavior and social movements/5(10).
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Employing a relaxed, readable writing style, David Locher illustrates all the major sociological perspectives and theories of collective behavior and classical /5(12). Collective behaviour, the kinds of activities engaged in by sizable but loosely organized groups of es of collective Collective behavior book tend to be quite spontaneous, resulting from an experience shared by the members of the group that engenders a sense of common interest and identity.
The informality of the group’s structure is the main source of the frequent. The book provides a comprehensive and balanced examination of the field and provides recent examples that encourage readers to evaluate different perspectives and think for themselves.
Addresses the study of collective behavior, theory, categories of collective behavior, an analysis of modern episodes of collective behavior and social movements. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Collective behavior by David A.
Locher,Prentice Hall edition, in English Collective behavior ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 24 cm. Contents: Part one: The nature and emergence of collective behavior --The field of collective behavior --Societal conditions and collective behavior --Individual reactions to crises --Part two: The crowd --The forms of crowd behavior --Interactions in the crowd --Crowd process: symbolization and change --Crowd.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: 1. Introduction to Collective Behavior --Part I: Collective Behavior Social Contagion Theory The Emergent Norm Perspective The Value-Added Theory The Assembly Perspective and Sociocybernetic Theory Individualist Approaches to.
Collective Behavior book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. Neil Smelser’s () meticulous categorization of crowd behavior, called value-added theory, is a perspective within the functionalist tradition based on the idea that several conditions must be in place for collective behavior to occur.
Each condition adds to. I analyzing collective behavior 1 11 basic concepts: the components of social Action 23 Iii structural strain underlying collective Behavior 47 Iv the nature of collective behavior 67 V the creation of generalized beliefs 79 Vi the panic ' vii the craze Viii the hostile outburst Ix the norm-oriented movement The book provides a comprehensive and balanced examination of the field and provides recent examples that encourage readers to evaluate different perspectives and think for themselves.
Addresses the study of collective behavior, theory, categories of collective behavior, an analysis of modern episodes of collective behavior and social movements/5(12). The expression collective behavior was first used by Robert E.
Park (), and employed later by Herbert Blumer (), Ralph Turner and Lewis Killian (), and Neil Smelser () to refer to social processes and events which do not reflect existing social structure (laws, conventions, and institutions), but which emerge in a "spontaneous" of the term has been.
The book charted a new course in collective 7 behavior research by arguing that the participants in mass demonstrations were normal people whose behavior would shift Author: Clark Mcphail. COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOUR • The term "collective behavior" was first used by Robert E.
Park, and employed definitively by Herbert Blumer, to refer to social processes and events which do not reflect existing social structure (laws, conventions, and institutions), but which emerge in a "spontaneous" Size: 65KB.
Collective behavior is a term sociologists use to refer to a miscellaneous set of behaviors in which large numbers of people engage. More specifically, collective behavior refers to relatively spontaneous and relatively unstructured behavior by large numbers of individuals acting with or being influenced by other individuals.
Relatively spontaneous means that the behavior is. Read the full-text online edition of Collective Behavior (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Collective Behavior. Collective Behavior. By Ralph H. Turner, Lewis M. Killian. No cover image.
Collective Behavior. By Ralph H. Turner, Lewis M. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. accept action activity adherents American attention attitudes audience authorities become believe called cause civil collective behavior concern continued crowd definition demonstrations direct discussion early effect emergent.
Collective Behavior and Social Movements: Process and Structure. Back to Main Page | Bibliography. Gary T. Marx and Douglas McAdam Prentice Hall, This chapter offers a framework for the study of this ever illusive and beguiling topic which goes to the very heart of positivist efforts to understand social behavior.
Models of collective behavior are developed for situations where actors have two alternatives and the costs and/or benefits of each depend on how many other actors choose which alternative. The key concept is that of "threshold": the number or proportion of others who must make one decision before a given actor does so; this is the point where net benefits begin to exceed net costs for Cited by:.
The entire book is structured in much the same way my course is structured: discussion of the major theories, followed by definition and examples of specific categories of collective behavior, finally ending with application of the theories to specific, recent : $Collective behavior is noninstitutionalized activity in which several people voluntarily engage.
There are three different forms of collective behavior: crowd, mass, and public. There are three main theories on collective behavior. The first, the emergent-norm perspective, emphasizes the importance of social norms in crowd behavior. Collective Behavior: Meaning, Types, and Examples Ma by Sociology Group Collective Behaviour can be defined as any action engaged in by a sizeable but loosely organised group of individuals that is not mandated or regulated by institutions, which is spontaneous and consequently more volatile and less predictable.