Study sets, textbooks, questions
Upgrade to remove ads
midterm questions week 2
Terms in this set (33)
1. What are some domains of empowerment? Select all that apply
a) Personal action
c) Problem Assessment
d) Asking why
e) All of the above
2. Which statement is true in describing Conflict Organizing?
a) Empower through the people's organizations where people with similar self-interests come together to confront or make demands on the power structure to improve the conditions of the community.
b) The external power structure is a potential partner to create and share power with.
c) The creation of power is base off of mutual self-interest
d) All of the above.
3. What are the techniques and tactics used in Consensus-based approaches?
a) Popular education
b) Conflict and Confrontation
c) Gather data about problems and develop solutions
e) All of the Above
From our former case study, which model did ACORN subscribe to?
B. Social Action
C. Freirian Organizing
D. Empowerment-Oriented Social Action
Which is a key component of Freire?
A. Exploitation from outside sources is inevitable
B. Using people to counter money power
C. People have seeds of knowledge within themselves
D. Social change is not dependent on critical consciousness
Which is not involved in consensus based organizing?
A. Forms core leadership groups
B. Builds relationships
C. Identifies common ground
D. Individually based
1. What would best describe the difference between Alinsky and Freirian?
a. Alinsky was for the people while Freirian was about dehumanizing
b. Freirian was for the people while Alinsky was about dehumanizing
c. Alinsky tradition was conflict oriented while Freirian said change can only happen through critical consciousness
d. A & C
2. Definition of "Power Over"
b. Feminism, advocating for all women
d. none of the above
3. Which of the following is an example of Action Plans?
c. Phone calls
d. Family Reunions
What is not one of the basic steps of consensus-based organizing?
a. design and implement win-win projects
b. develop strategies
c. develop persuasive arguments
e. none of the above
Which describes one of Saul Alinsky's approaches to community organizing?
b. organizer as teacher-guide
c. organizer as a partner.
d. emotional and cultural exchange
Which is not one of the goals of community development?
a. Problem resolution
b. capacity building
c. social solidarity
d. All of the above
e. none of the above.
Which of the following is not an example of conflict based approaches?
c. In your face tactics
d. Working togethe
Which of the following describes power over?
a. Conflict based community organizing involving domination, exploitation and hegemony
b. Consensus organizing involving working with others
c. Consensus organizing by holding power over others
d. Conflict based community organizing involving teamwork
Which describes the relationship between power and health? Select all that apply.
a. low perceived control leads to greater disease risk
b. Stress associated with low control is damaging to health
c. having lots of control over lifestyle is damaging to health
d. without power over health, one can live life more peacefully
a and b
Sets with similar terms
hth 351 Chapter 15
Sets found in the same folder
mid term questions week 1
mid term questions week 3
mid term questions week 4
week 5 midterm questions
Other sets by this creator