groups - 457 Words
TWO OR MORE INDIVIDUALS A group can range in size from two members
to thousands of members. Very small collectives, such as dyads (two members)
and triads (three members) are groups, but so are very large collections of people,
such as mobs, crowds, and congregations (Simmel, 1902). On average, however,
most groups tend to be relatively small in size, ranging from two to seven members.
One researcher ( J. James, 1953), after counting the number of people in
7405 informal, spontaneously...
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