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Social Movements Unit
10 I&S 1A
Terms in this set (26)
Work in an organized and active way towards a Work in an organized and active way towards a particular goal, typically a political or social one; a movement to change political leadership, action, or social values. *
A set of beliefs or philosophies attributed to a person or group of persons.*
The concerns of the distribution of resources in a fair and equitable manner
A group of individuals involved in persistent social interaction, or a large social group sharing the same spatial or social territory, typically subject to the same political authority and dominant cultural expectations
The capacity of individuals to act independently on their will and make their own free choices, specifically involving action or intervention in an attempt to cause change.*
The values, beliefs, systems of language, communication, and practices that people share in common and that can be used to define them as a collective.*
The action or process of resisting or opposing authority, control, dominance, or convention; an act of resistance (by use of force or arms) to an established government or leader. *
A change in the way a country is governed, usually to a different political system, and often using violence or war.
The informal/unwritten rules that govern behavior in groups and societies.*
An implicit agreement among the members of a society to cooperate for social benefits, for example by sacrificing some individual freedom for state protection.*
The ability or power to make decisions for yourself, especially the power of a nation to decide how it will be governed.*
A loosely organised but sustained campaign in support of a social goal, typically either the implementation or the prevention of a change in society's structure or values. *
The active refusal of a citizen to obey certain laws, demands, or orders perceived as unjust as a form of protest. *
A planned group of political, business or military activities that are intended to achieve a particular aim.
A statement or action expressing disapproval or objection to something.
The violent disturbance of the peace by a crowd.*
The practice of conducting negotiations between representatives of states or groups; the profession, activity, or skill of managing international relations, typically by a country's representatives abroad. *
The act of preventing or forcibly ending something to avoid it being seen or expressed, or prevent it operating. *
A formal, typically written, set of principle goals which are supported by a political party or individual candidate, in order to appeal to the general public, for the ultimate purpose of garnering the general public's support and votes about complicated topics or issues.*
A draft of law presented to a legislature for consideration. *
The act of returning someone to the country where they have been accused of doing something illegal.
The most senior corporate, executive, or administrative officer in charge of managing an organization - especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution. *
The right to vote in political elections. *
A social movement that are called for aftican american power and independence.
a change in global or regional climate patterns
Criminal Justice Reform
To fix up any errors in the criminal justice system.
E.g. decreasing the United States' prison population or decarceration, reducing prison sentences that are perceived to be too harsh and long, altering drug sentencing policy, policing reform, etc.
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