Sociology Index - Sociology E-Books

Books On Collective Behavior

Introduction to Collective Behavior and Collection Action - Kindle eBook - David L. Miller (Jan 12, 2014).

Theory of Collective Behavior (Classics of the Social Sciences) - Neil J. Smelser and Gary T. Marx (Aug 23, 2011) - Kindle eBook.

The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations. -  JAMES SUROWIECKI, ERIK SINGER

Introduction to Collective Behavior and Collective Action Book by David L. Miller

Social Movements and Networks: Relational Approaches to Collective Action (Comparative Politics) Book by Mario Diani, Doug McAdam (Editors)

Collective Behavior Book by David A. Locher

Collective Violence Book by Steven E. Barkan, Lynne L. Snowden

The Social Mind : Cognitive and Motivational Aspects of Interpersonal Behavior Book by Joseph P. Forgas (Editor), Kipling D. Williams (Editor), Ladd Wheeler (Editor)

Reviews:

Introduction to Collective Behavior and Collective Action Book by David L. Miller - Over the last half-century, the field of collective behavior and collective action has generated some of the most innovative research methods in sociology.

Social Movements and Networks: Relational Approaches to Collective Action (Comparative Politics) Book by Mario Diani, Doug McAdam - For the first time leading social movement researchers map the full range of applications of network concepts and tools to their field of inquiry.

Collective Behavior Book by David A. Locher
Employing a relaxed, readable writing style, David Locher illustrates all the major sociological perspectives and theories of collective behavior and classical social movements.

Collective Violence Book by Steven E. Barkan, Lynne L. Snowden
Cults, terrorists, genocide, rebellion: these words are common in various media sources, and they represent group behavior which few people understand or can respond to effectively.

The Social Mind : Cognitive and Motivational Aspects of Interpersonal Behavior Book by Joseph P. Forgas, Kipling D. Williams, Ladd Wheeler (Editors) Effective social interaction requires sophisticated mental and motivational strategies. The research shows that success in personal relationships, group behavior and strategic interaction are all significantly influenced by how individuals interpret and explain the social world around them.