Crowd Culture: Tyranny of the Herd

By |2017-07-18T15:34:08-05:00June 8th, 2011|Categories: Bernard Iddings Bell, Books|Tags: , |

Crowd Culture: An Examination of the American Way of Life by Bernard Iddings Bell. Americans watching the political upheavals in Egypt and elsewhere feel a variety of emotions, ranging from excitement about potential reform to fear of political regression. Both instincts revolve around the image of crowds in the streets—their promise and their peril. [...]