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Viewing: SOC 2173 : Social Movements

Last approved: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:38:06 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology (SOC)
SOC
2173
Social Movements
Social Movements
Fall 2015
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
SOC 1001 or SOC 1002
Corequisites

30

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Term(s) Offered

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General survey of the various forms of collective behavior (fads, panics, riots, social movements, etc.), and a more detailed study of the genesis, development, and decay of social movements and social revolutions.
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. Understand the relation between social movement and political violence; 2. Define the different forms of social movements; 3. Examine the process of radicalization within social movements; 4. Analyze current social movements and the use of political violence in U.S., Europe, and Middle East; 5. Demonstrate critical thinking on political impact of social movements.
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Course Attribute
CCAS-Amer.Studies Focus Area 4
CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
ESIA-ConflRes Conc (2010)
ESIA-Confl/Sec Conc (Pre 2010)
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives

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