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Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay

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ISBN s : - Author: Charles Mackay. Charles Mackay was born in Perth, Scotland, and over a prolific career in letters wrote poetry, journalism, novels, dictionaries and songs. Best-known in his lifetime for the last of these - which were set to music and became phenomenally popular - he is today best remembered for his epic guide to crowd psychology, Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, which has Read more on Charles Mackay. But it is still worth looking at the new edition if only for the warning it contains from Mr Napier.


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  1. Mayhew L. says:

    Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds is an early study of crowd psychology by Scottish journalist Charles Mackay, first published in The book was published in three volumes: "National Delusions", "Peculiar Follies", and.

  2. Celsa F. says:

    Charles Mackay, Scottish poet, journalist, and editor was best known in his day for his verses, some of which were set to music. The book has been reprinted often since. We present the second edition here. The two-volume set did not number the chapters. 😒

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