SOC 101 Week 5 DQ 1 Social Movements Recent

SOC 101 Week 5 DQ 1 Social Movements Recent

SOC 101 Week 5 DQ 1 Social Movements Recent

Social movements can change the world.  According to Chapter Five of the text, Introduction to Sociology, what social movements have been noted in the United States in the last decade?  What implications have these movements had on today’s culture?  Then, hypothesize what current social movements could transform the future of the world.  


1.         Question :       The National Rifle Association, the American Association for Retired Persons, and the Tea Party are all

2.         Question :       Holistic health is a new form of medicine.

3.         Question :       Which of the following is NOT a common characteristic of people who file for bankruptcy?

4.         Question :       What sector of jobs transform raw materials into manufactured products, such as steel, cars, or computer chips?

5.         Question :       Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of bureaucratic organizations?

6.         Question :       Who receives the largest amount of welfare?

7.         Question :       A heredity based ruling system in which members of one powerful generation pass on their positions of leadership to the next is called which type of governmental system?

8.         Question :       Christianity is the world’s largest religion. What is the second largest religion?

9.         Question :       Networking has

10.       Question :       Are religious organizations bureaucracies?

1.         Question :       Who is called the Father of Sociology?

2.         Question :       You go shopping for a new outfit to wear to a special event because you want to impress others with your great sense of style. This is an example of what kind of behavior?

3.         Question :       While attending college you meet students from other countries and find that you have much in common with them. You develop lifelong friendships as a result. This is an example of a ________________ of education.

4.         Question :       Who is the father of Conflict Theory?

5.         Question :       “Having a pet will reduce stress.” What is the independent variable in this hypothesis?

6.         Question :       Who studied suicide and felt it was largely a product of social forces?

7.         Question :       What is the dependent variable in the hypothesis: “Second hand smoke may increase lung cancer.”?

8.         Question :       Applied research is a designed for a particular use, such as evaluating a program.

9.         Question :       Someone calls you on the phone and asks you who you are going to vote for. This is what kind of research?

10.       Question :       Which is the best type of literature for scholars to use?