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Descriptor in English: Riots
Descriptor in Spanish: Tumultos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tumultos
Descriptor in French: Émeutes
Entry term(s): Riot
Tree number(s): I01.880.735.140.652
Scope note: A form of violent crowd behavior which expresses the emotional release of resentments and prejudices, usually relevant to grievances toward the social system.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends
History Note: 70(69)
See also the descriptors: Violence MeSH
DeCS UI: 12718
Descriptor UI: D012305
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/06/05
Riots - Preferred
Concept UI M0019125
Scope note A form of violent crowd behavior which expresses the emotional release of resentments and prejudices, usually relevant to grievances toward the social system.
Preferred term Riots
Entry term(s) Riot



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