SOC 460 Social Movements and Collective Action

Goals, composition, and impact of collective efforts to address an injustice or achieve social change are considered in historical and cultural context.  Emphasis on recent American movements in opposition to government policies, established elites, and dominant cultural norms, such as the Civil Rights Movement, the women's movement, the peace movement, and the environmental movement. 

Credits

4

Prerequisite

SOC 110 and 3 additional credits in Sociology

General Education

Offered

  • Irregular