Review Little Green Men Meowing Nuns and Head Hunting Panics A Study of Mass Psychogenic Illnesses and Social Delusion,
Of a subject not many The Social Sci. the social sci. were self inflicted cuts eight were due to cuts rather razors and one was complete fantasy This is one example of many cases of what has traditionally been called mass hysteria that are examined in this comprehensive study of human beings' fear of the unknown Beginning with a concise history of mass hysteria and social delusions the author differentiates between the two and investigates mass hysteria in closed settings. 36 stars Very thorough academic
Study. For A TwoFor a two period in 1956 residents in the vicinity of Taipei Taiwan ived in 1956 residents in the vicinity of Taipei Taiwan ived fear that they would be the next victims of a crazed villain who was prowling the streets and slashing people at random with a razor or similar weapon At east 21 victims were
*reported during this period mostly women and children *during this period mostly women and children ow income and education A thorough investigation revealed however that five slashings were innocent false reports se.
Robert E. Bartholomew