Chapter 8. The Psychology of Crowd Dynamics

  1. Michael A. Hogg and
  2. R. Scott Tindale
  1. Stephen Reicher

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998458.ch8

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes

How to Cite

Reicher, S. (2001) The Psychology of Crowd Dynamics, in Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes (eds M. A. Hogg and R. S. Tindale), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470998458.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631208655

Online ISBN: 9780470998458

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Keywords:

  • psychology;
  • crowd dynamics;
  • social sciences;
  • psychological realities;
  • market-based economies

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Challenge of Crowd Psychology

  • Classic Models of the Crowd

  • Models of Crowd Sociality

  • Conclusion