This is an alphabetical version. For a subjective ranked version see: Ranked: Why Is Behavior of Individuals Different When They Are in A Group?
Individuals do not behave the same when they are in a group. Sometimes there are benefits to being in a group. Sometimes there are dire consequences. This list of books look directly at group behavior, and their individual member behavior.
- Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
- The Evolution of God by Robert Wright
- Fight Club Politics: How Partisanship Is Poisoning the U.S. House of Representatives by Juliet Eilperin
- In Defense of Troublemakers: The Power of Dissent in Life and Business by Charlan Jeanne Nemeth
- On Obligations by Marcus Tullius Cicero
- Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations by Amy Chua
- Race And Culture: A World View by Thomas Sowell
- Rule Makers, Rule Breakers: Tight and Loose Cultures and the Secret Signals that Direct Our Lives by Michele Gelfand
- The Secret of Our Success: How Culture Is Driving Human Evolution, Domesticating Our Species, and Making Us Smarter by Joseph Henrich
- Think Like a Freak by Steven D. Levitt, and Stephen J. Dubner
- Why Societies Need Dissent by Cass R. Sunstein
- The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki