Definition of Expressive Crowd
Example of Expressive Crowd
Expressive Crowd Pronunciation
Syllabification: ex·pres·sive crowd
- American English – /ik-sprEs-iv krOUd/
- British English – /ik-sprE-siv krOUd/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ɪkˈsprɛsɪv kraʊd/
- British English – /ɪksˈprɛsɪv kraʊd/
- Plural: expressive crowds
- Expressive crowd is a type of crowd that sociology studies as a form of collective behavior. Other types of crowd include acting crowd, casual crowd, and conventional crowd.
- Word origin of “expressive” and “crowd” – Online Etymology Dictionary: etymonline.com
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- acting crowd
- assembling perspective
- casual crowd
- collective behavior
- conventional crowd
- social movement
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expressive crowd. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/
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Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “expressive crowd.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed November 28, 2023. https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“expressive crowd.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 28 Nov. 2023. <https://sociologydictionary.org/expressive-crowd/>.