Sociology | Social Problems & Policies
S101 | 26148 | Beer

Topic:   Social Movements and Society

This course will explore the influence of social movements on
societies. Why do social movements form, what is there influence, who
participates in them, and why do some succeed and others fail? What
impact have they had historically and how have the changed in an
increasingly globalized world? We will explore a broad range of
influential case studies from the civil rights era to the women's
movement to environmental movements and radical protests against
global capitalism.