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expressive crowd

Definition of Expressive Crowd

(noun) A group of people who gather to express emotions or feel excitement through participation.

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Cite the Definition of Expressive Crowd

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “expressive crowd.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 24, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

expressive crowd. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “expressive crowd.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“expressive crowd.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 24 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/>.