GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the thoughts of the group. Compare crowd mind. See also folk soul. It was first described by French psychologist Gustave Le Bon, 1841-1931. GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS: "Group consciousness was first described by Gustave Le Bon." Related Psychology Terms CROWD CONSCIOUSNESS RINGELMANN EFFECT SENSITIVE SOUL RATIONAL SOUL PINEAL GLAND TRANSIENT GROUP NATURAL GROUP PSYCHE REINCARNATION ATHLETIC MOTIVATION INVENTORY (AMI) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/group-consciousness-2/ (accessed May 10, 2021).