Dimensions of Human Behavior

Sociology

Quiz 14 :
Social Movements

Quiz 14 :
Social Movements

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A large-scale,ongoing,collective effort to bring about social change is defined as a ______.
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A social movement which seeks to try out new ways of cooperating and living together is called a ______.
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A social movement which seeks to defend traditional values and social arrangements is called a ______.
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Which of the following movements developed because private charities became overtaxed by the needs of poor people?
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Which of the following movements had a main focus on environmental hazards and an agenda to create more just social institutions?
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The political opportunities perspective assumes that social institutions benefit who among the following people?
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A key idea that social movements must be able to marshal various kinds of formal and informal networks is associated with which of the following perspectives?
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A key idea that social movements often rely on elite allies is associated with which of the following perspectives?
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A key idea that social movements must actively participate in the naming of grievances and injustices is associated with which of the following perspectives?
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"Real Democracy Now," "We are the 99%," and "Marriage Equality" are examples of ______.
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Which of the following would be considered the most conventional form of collective action?
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Which of the following would be considered the least conventional form of collective action?
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The belief that social movements develop in response to some form of societal stress such as social inequality,social isolation,or conflicts in cultural beliefs is central to ______.
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The organization and coordination of movement activities through formal organizations called social movement organizations is the focus of ______.
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Social movements that are staffed by leaders and activists who make a career out of social reform causes are called ______.
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Which of the following is a social movement that arises to oppose a successful social movement?
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Which of the following is a formal group through which social movement activities are coordinated?
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Which of the following is a social movement organization that operates in more than one nation-state?
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Which of the following describes people who are attracted to a social movement because it appears just and worthy,not because they will benefit personally?
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When there is competition among different factions of a social movement to control the definition of the problem,goals,and strategies for the movement,it is called a ______.
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