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The Psychology of Revolution

Gustave Le bon

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As reflected in Gustave Le Bon´s masterpiece "The Psychology of Revolution", the author disparaged the Revolution and the revolutionary legacy because he distrusted the common person, particularly when making collective decisions. His analysis of revolutionary crowds pictured them as primitive animals devoid of good decision–making abilities who had to be reigned in by a "strong man" or dictatorial figure.

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