In sociology and psychology, mass hysteria (also known as co... -
mass hysteria

In sociology and psychology, mass hysteria (also known as co...

wikipedia - 13 Sep 2016
In sociology and psychology, mass hysteria (also known as collective hysteria, group hysteria, or collective obsessional behavior) is a phenomenon that transmits collective illusions of threats, whether real or imaginary, through a population in society as a result of rumors and fear (memory acknowledgment).
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Democrats are corrupting English to create mass hysteria

New York Post - 09 Dec 2017
Whenever passable Republican legislation materializes — a rarity these days — Democrats quickly warn that thousands, or perhaps even millions, of lives are at stake. Tax reform? Health care? Bogus international treaties? Internet regulations just ...
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Maina-Ita-Malami Conundrum: Beyond The Mass Hysteria

Leadership Newspapers - 09 Dec 2017
Beyond the social media frenzy and superficial mass hysteria on the saga, can we take a low sit and begin to look at the scenario with open lens of scrutiny? If the recent sing-song coming from Abdulrasheed Maina is anything to go by, then there is ...
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On climate change, you might be wrong: Letters

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune - 16 Dec 2017
Re the letter “Denial is not criminal” (Dec 14), about the right to deny climate change: Anyone who lumps “elites,” “college professors, radical students and media potentates” into a convenient whipping boy is not thinking clearly. I suspect that a ...
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Tracking the Technicals for Mass Hysteria Ent (MHYS)

Ozark Times - 16 Dec 2017
After a recent scan, we have noticed that the Piotroski F Score is at five or lower for Mass Hysteria Ent (MHYS). Traders may be paying close attention to the indicator and watching for potential financial weakness. A widely used tool among technical ...
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St Martin's: Hysteria, cause of mass fainting – Hospital

GhanaWeb - 11 Dec 2017
The administrator at the Nsawam Government Hospital, Kofi Kolan, has explained that hysteria is the cause of the collapse of some students of St Martin's Senior High School in Nsawam in the Eastern Region. Some 20 students of the school collapsed on ...
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DGA: Extend Net Rules to Edge Provider 'Gatekeepers'

Broadcasting & Cable - 15 Dec 2017
"Today's [now yesterday's] vote by the Federal Communications Commission to roll back the Obama administration's oppressive Title II regulations is a victory for American citizens and proponents of free expression, absent government control," it said ...
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City of Peace

Jewish Journal - 14 Dec 2017
“This sacred city,” declared President Donald Trump last week, “should call forth the best in humanity.” It was somewhat of a Nixon-in-China moment, as Trump is not exactly known as a beacon of moral clarity. And yet it was very much a moment of ...
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Gun Control Hysteria in the Wake of Recent Mass Shootings

The Colgate Maroon-News - 07 Dec 2017
In the emotional aftermath of any tragedy, we all possess a natural propensity to immediately seek a scapegoat, regardless of whether the blame is truly justified. After a natural disaster, the blame usually falls on the lack of preparation by the ...
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Thoughts on Al Franken's resignation

Washington Post - 11 Dec 2017
Societies under stress, such as ours, experience a kind of mass hysteria that distorts how they deal with threats, whether real or perceived. Examples such as the Salem witch trials and McCarthyism come to mind. It is important that safeguards be ...

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