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The taming of the American crowd

Al Sandine

The taming of the American crowd

from stamp riots to shopping sprees

by Al Sandine

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Published by Monthly Review Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Social conditions,
  • Crowds -- United States -- History,
  • Social control -- United States -- History,
  • Collective behavior -- United States -- History,
  • Popular culture -- United States -- History,
  • Political culture -- United States -- History,
  • Mass society -- History,
  • United States -- Social life and customs,
  • United States -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Al Sandine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN57 .S26 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24117315M
    ISBN 109781583671979, 9781583671986
    LC Control Number2009039802

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In spite of the diversity of crowds covered in this book, the Taming of the American Crowd's primary concern, developed intermittently throughout the book and laid out overtly in the final chapter, is the motivated, self-directed American crowds that have brought about significant social change--the hundreds or thousands of individuals who have /5(4).

The Taming of the American Crowd offers a unique blend of popular culture and working class history—written with great flair. Sandine is one of the few scholars reckless and ambitious enough to take on a wide-ranging subject without sacrificing analytical rigor.

The Taming of the American Crowd. Issue section: Books. Issue: March () By. Andy Strouthous. Al Sandine, Monthly Review Press, £ This is a history of the US based on the actions of the crowd.

A brief review cannot do justice to the vast array of issues raised: anti-colonial riots, strikes and great industrial battles, racist. The Taming of the American Crowd is not only a spirited tour through centuries of crowd action and crowd control but a searching meditation on If you've ever participated in a demonstration, gone crazy in the bleachers or danced all night, you'll love this book."-Barbara Ehrenreich Read more.

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