Social Movements
The Social Movements course examines social movements from a sociological perspective with an emphasis on the United States. It anaylzes what constitutes a social movement using a cross cultural as well as a cross political system approach. This course also analyzes the causes of social movements, underscoring the issues of race, class, gender, religion, ethnicity and multiculturalism in regard to legal, political and social equality. Finally, the course will evaluate prospects for social change.
Grading Basis
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Social Science
SOC 20809229
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
NexGen Read 249+ or ACCP Read 65+ or ACT Read 15+ or Academic Reading 5/6 #77858752 or College Reading Strategies #10808101 or Intro to College Reading and Study Skills #10838105. Coursework requires a grade of C or higher to satisfy requirement.