Definition of Casual Crowd
Examples of Casual Crowd
Casual Crowd Pronunciation
Syllabification: ca·su·al crowd
- American English – /kAzh-uh-wuhl krOUd/
- British English – /kAzh-uuhl krOUd/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ˈkæʒəwəl kraʊd/
- British English – /ˈkæʒjʊəl kraʊd/
- Plural: casual crowds
- Casual crowd is a type of crowd that sociology studies as a form of collective behavior. Other types of crowd include acting crowd, conventional crowd, and expressive crowd.
- Word origin of “casual” and “crowd” – Online Etymology Dictionary: etymonline.com
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- Easley, David, and Jon Kleinberg. 2010. Networks, Crowds, and Markets: Reasoning About a Highly Connected World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
- Hughes, Helen MacGill. 1972. Crowd and Mass Behavior. Boston: Allyn and Bacon.
- Sandine, Al. 2009. The Taming of the American Crowd: From Stamp Riots to Shopping Sprees. New York: Monthly Review Press.
- acting crowd
- assembling perspective
- collective behavior
- conventional crowd
- expressive crowd
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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “casual crowd.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved October 3, 2022 (https://sociologydictionary.org/casual-crowd/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
casual crowd. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/casual-crowd/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “casual crowd.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed October 3, 2022. https://sociologydictionary.org/casual-crowd/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“casual crowd.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 3 Oct. 2022. <https://sociologydictionary.org/casual-crowd/>.