Social Mood Conference  |  Socionomics Foundation

August 24, 2016

A recent survey of people in 22 countries reveals some strongly negative views of immigration. The UK research firm Ipsos MORI found that “more people say immigration has generally had a negative (45%) rather than positive (20%) effect on their country.” In several countries, the majority favors closing the borders to refugees. And, 6 in 10 respondents believe “terrorists are pretending to be refugees.”

Exclusion appears in many forms. Here’s a quote from Robert Prechter’s 1999 book, The Wave Principle of Human Social Behavior:

A rising mood leads to expressions of social brotherhood and acceptance among races, religions and political territories … A falling mood leads to apartheid, religious animosity, cavalier cruelty, secession [and] independence movements.

Learn how to apply socionomics properly


 

If you look closely, you can see patterns in social mood that help you predict social trends. Learn more with the Socionomics Premier Membership.

Tags