Unformatted text preview: D) They overcome gridlock. E) all of the above 3. Which of the following helped motivate most major social movements? A) gender discrimination B) economic growth C) economic stress and hardship D) inequality due to social class E) social distress 4. In what ways can social movements increase the level of popular interest and involvement in politics? 5. Summarize the role and impact that social movements have had on American democracy. 6. The authors of your textbook identify several social movements, including women’s suffrage, civil rights, and the anti-war movement. Based on your understanding of current events and recent history, can you think of any social movements that might arise in the next 10 to 20 years? What is their likelihood of success? Why do you think so?...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course POL 1 taught by Professor Robertbrown during the Fall '05 term at Riverside Community College.
- Fall '05
- Civil Disobedience