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Feb 11, 2015 by Octavia Kelsey-Garnes (okelseyg)
SOC 2173 : Social Movements
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:38:06 GMT
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 02:09:40 GMT
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ORSC-BA: Organizational Sciences
PSTD-BA: Peace Studies
PSTD-MINOR: Peace Studies
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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SOC 1001 or SOC 1002
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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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FA13 SOC 2173 Lemieux.pdf
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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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