Deindividuation In Social Psychology

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“Deindividuation is a concept in social psychology that is generally thought of as the loss of self- awareness groups, although this is a matter of contention.” However, this article is about a man who was going suicidal. In 2010, San Francisco man walked onto the ledge of the window of his apartment, and planned on dropping from the building. According to the author, he said ‘the San Francisco Examiner has explained how the crowd gathered below him and started yelling for him to jump.” Also he said people with the crow were even tweeting about him jumping from the building. Besides, they were telling him “jump” and laughing, and videotaping the whole thing when he jumped. They did not have respect for this man at all. At the end result, the