Social Change P.AD 201-B.
What is the effect of the juvenile justice system in regards to gang- and drug related
crimes? How does each sector of society affect the way in which juvenile offenders are
treated? What could be the
5 May 2016
Final Take Home Exam
West Side Story and Porgy and Bess are two, very well known pieces of art that
are based on two other famous novels. West Side Story takes a modern twist on
Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet, whi
What family income is enough to sustain a family? Is minimum wage enough to live
comfortably while being house owners? How much should a family earn in order to
achieve financial stability in Boston?
The American Dream has always been portrayed in movies
September 29, 2016
Outlawed in Pakistan.
The Film Outlawed in Pakistan tells the story of 13 year-old girl, Kainat, who
was gang-raped by four men from her town. Most of Pakistani people follow the
religion of Islam a
PAD 201 Social Change
Inside Assads Syria and Social Change
Inside Assads Syria is a documentary portraying the reality of people that remain in
Syria during war. Veteran Frontline correspondent Martin Smith takes the risk with help of
PAD 201 Social Change
Final Paper Topic Assignment:
Write one (1) paragraph describing your topic. What do you want to
discuss and why? Do not give me a one word topic.
List (in APA or MLA format) at least 10 sources for your research
Signed by President Obama on December 10, 2015
Equal opportunity for all students
Replaces No Child Left Behind
Critical protections for
and high-need students
Student movement involves a designation given to the ideas and activities of a
student group involved in a social protest. The people involved in this movement were
fighting to have more repercussions for peopl
Violence Against Women
The United Nations has defined violence against women as any act:
that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or mental harm or suffering
to women, including threats of such acts, coercion, arbitrary de
Ch 3 Business, Government, Society
Profit making activity that provides products & services to satisfy human need.
Structures & processes in society that authoritatively make & apply policy & law.
A network of human rela
Tou Zong Her
The Casino Industry
What are the key strategic issues gambling companies in Las Vegas face? How are they
responding to the changes in the industry?
Based on the Article The Casino Industry, gambling companies in Las Vegas are facing
Ch 1 Social Change
Fundamental alterations in the patterns of culture, structure & social behavior over time
A process by which society becomes something different while remaining in some
respects the same.
The study of social change is a
Ch 2 Social Movements
A persistent & organized effort on the part of a relatively large number of people to bring about
or resist change.
Resource Mobilization Approach
Ideology provides the movements p
Ch 4 American Democracy & State/ Local Policy Making
How US Government makes policy
O Congress & the President pass bills that become law.
O Appropriation Bills: authorize the spending of national revenue.
O Authorization Bills: establish policy & who wil
Ch 9 Social entrepreneurs
Through the practical exploitation of new ideas, they establish new ventures to deliver goods
and services not currently supplied by existing markets.
They are motivated by the ideal
They are in it for the lo
Civil Rights in the Workplace
Declaration of Independence
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed
by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the
Collaborating with Activists
[NGOs] are the moral compass and ethical watchdogs against the forces of government and
capitalism that seek to despoil the planet and crush the faceless majority
NGOs as Category Killers
Ch 8 Corporate Social Responsibility
The duty of a corporation to create wealth in ways that avoid harm to, protect, or
enhance societal assets
Primarily a political theory not a management or economic theory because its central
purposes are to cont