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COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOR AND SOCIAL MOVEMENT
COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOR is voluntary, spontaneous activity engaged in by a large number of people and typically violates dominant-group norms and values. form of social behavior in which the usual conventions cease to guide social actions and people collectively transcend, bypass, or subvert established institutional patterns and structures. (Turner & Killian)
THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES ON COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOR: EMERGENT NORM THEORY - states that crowd behavior is guided by unique social norms , which are established by members of the crowd. CONVERGENCE THEORY - crowd behavior reflects the preexisting values and beliefs and behavioral disposition of the individuals who join a crowd. SMELSER’S VALUE ADDED THEORY - states that several conditions must be in place for collective behavior to occur.
CONDITIONS ON COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOR (Value-Added Theory) Structural Conduciveness Structural Strain Generalized Belief Precipitating factors Mobilization for action Ineffectiveness of Social Control
TYPES OF COLLECTIVE BEHAVIOR 1.

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