What is the psychology behind rioting

18 03 2012

Via Scoop.itMudmap

Having seen riots in London, Egypt, Syria, Libya and other areas on the middle east this year, here are the psychological principles at work behind rioting – why we don’t behave as ourselve in a mob.

Via mentalhealthdoc.blogspot.fr




3 responses

18 03 2012
empty chair (@Janet741)

there is little more frightening or unpredictable than a frenzied mob

18 03 2012

indeed – and we think we are rational beings

3 06 2012
Outside the Herd « Mud Map to Life in the Modern Age

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