Social Movements and Social Change

1. What do you think are some of the contributing factors to obesity-related diseases in the United States?

2. Do you believe that there is such thing as global warning, or do you think that this phenomenon has been made up as a scare tactic for people? Please be sure to provide examples.

3. Do you believe that Social Movements and Social Change are relevant to our society today? What are some movements and social changes that you have seen in your lifetime?

4. After taking sociology this course for the last 8 weeks, What have you learned about sociology and what are you able to take from taking this course?
Write at least 3 pages total.

5. Write a short paragraph about important of knowing sociology. Then continue Write 3 -4 lines, reflective thought on each of the following topics. Double spaced and paragraphs indented. MLA Format

Use the link for textbook to learn about each topic

Textbook: https://openstax.org/books/introduction-sociology-3e/pages/1-introduction

1. Define Sociology

2. Sociological Research

3. Culture

4. Society and Social Interaction

5. Socialization

6. Groups and Organization

7. Deviance, Crime and Social Control

8. Media and Technology

9. Social Stratification in the United States

10. Global Inequality

11. Race and Ethnicity

12. Aging and the Elderly

13. Gender, Sex and Sexuality

14. Marriage and Family

15. Religion

16. Education

17. Government and Politics

18. Work and the Economy

19. Health and Medicine

20. Population, Urbanization and the Environment

21. Social Movements and Social Change

Introduction to Sociology, Ch. 21: Social Movements and Social Change

Week Five – Social Movements

  • . If you had the ability to mobilize resources to create a new social movement to promote or oppose social change, what social change would your movement address? Why and how?

Social Change

Week Five – Resistance to Social Change

  • Resistance to social change is often tied to the interests of those who will suffer in the event of social change. Describe one social, wherein you would have a vested interest in maintaining the status quo. How would you resist change?
  • . Describe one economic, wherein you would have a vested interest in maintaining the status quo. How would you resist change?
  • Describe one Cultural, wherein you would have a vested interest in maintaining the status quo. How would you resist change?

Self-Interest, Compromise, and Social Change

Week Five -Rapid Social Change

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  • Rapid social change is part of your everyday life. Why?

Last Updated on October 7, 2021