GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 1. The awareness of the group and members and common characteristics exhibited by the group. The awareness of the collective. 2. Group's total awareness of itself. Can be greater than the sum of people in it. GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS: "The group consciousness is how aware the group is of itself." Related Psychology Terms SOCIETY CATEGORIZATION FOCUS GROUP PSYCHODYNAMIC GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY GROUP MIND PLURALISTIC IGNORANCE BREED T-GROUP INTERVIEW GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY ANIMAL DOMINANCE Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GROUP CONSCIOUSNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/group-consciousness/ (accessed October 19, 2017).