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Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, Charles Mackay

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Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
Title
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
Statement of responsibility
Charles Mackay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study of group psychology presents a comprehensive account of paranormal beliefs and popular delusions in history including the seventeenth-century madness surrounding the value of tulips in Holland, witch hunts and haunted houses, health cures and scares, and other examples of human gullibility
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DLC
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1814-1889
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Mackay, Charles
Dewey number
001.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AZ999
LC item number
.M2 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Great minds series
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  • Common fallacies
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Occultism
  • Delusions
  • Social psychology
  • Investments
  • Stock exchanges
Label
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, Charles Mackay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed of: Memoirs of extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds. London : Office of the National Illustrated Library, 1852
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky200109468
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 724 pages
Isbn
9781573928915
Lccn
00054865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds, Charles Mackay
Publication
Note
Rev. ed of: Memoirs of extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds. London : Office of the National Illustrated Library, 1852
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky200109468
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 724 pages
Isbn
9781573928915
Lccn
00054865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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