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Collective behavior

Author: David A Locher
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 social movements.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Locher, David A., 1923-
Collective behavior.
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, ©2002
(OCoLC)894784110
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David A Locher
ISBN: 0130886688 9780130886682
OCLC Number: 47013274
Description: xiii, 320 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction to Collective Behavior --
Part I: Collective Behavior --
2. Social Contagion Theory --
3. The Emergent Norm Perspective --
4. The Value-Added Theory --
5. The Assembly Perspective and Sociocybernetic Theory --
6. Individualist Approaches to Collective Behavior --
7. General Categories of Collective Behavior --
8. Deadly Riots: The Los Angeles Riot of 1992 --
9. Images, Miracles, and Apparitions: The Soybean Savior and Our Lady Clearwater --
10. Rumors, Urban Myths and Urban Legends: Procter & Gamble, The Devil, and Amway --
11. Fads and Crazes: The Furby Frenzy --
12. Millennialism: Y2K and the End of the World As We Know It --
Part II: Social Movements --
13. Social Movements --
14. Understanding Social Movements --
15. Successful and Unsuccessful Social Movements: The Civil Rights Movement and the Prostitutes' Rights Movement --
16. The Pro-Life and Pro-Choice Movements.
Responsibility: David A. Locher.

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