MASS MASOCHISM

Is the tendency for a population to allow and celebrate mass sacrifices and other sadistic acts - typically in contention with a charismatic dictatorial leader who the population have surrendered all power and voice to.

MASS MASOCHISM: "There have been some societies, in past cultures which have celebrated mass masochism. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MASS MASOCHISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mass-masochism/ (accessed December 5, 2020).
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