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34 terms
Civil Disobedience
civil disobedience
nonviolent protest
individualism
eccentric
a group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law…
a peaceful way of protesting against restrictive racial polic…
giving priority to one's own goals over group goals, and defi…
a person with an unusual or odd personality
civil disobedience
a group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law…
nonviolent protest
a peaceful way of protesting against restrictive racial polic…
21 terms
Civil Disobedience
Pathos
Sovereign
Inherent
Logos
Uses language and stories that arouse strong feelings
Person, group, or nation having supreme control
Inborn; built-in
Evidence and reasons
Pathos
Uses language and stories that arouse strong feelings
Sovereign
Person, group, or nation having supreme control
37 terms
Civil Disobedience
aggrieved
alacrity
blush
brute
feeling anger because of unfair treatment
a quick and cheerful readiness to do something
a slight red or pink color
strong/forceful; animal like
aggrieved
feeling anger because of unfair treatment
alacrity
a quick and cheerful readiness to do something
Civil Disobedience
Pervade
Perturbation
impetuous
misgiving
V. to spread throughout
n. something that disturbs or makes one anxious; the state of…
adj. Quick to act without thinking
(n.) a feeling of fear, doubt, or uncertainty; qualm
Pervade
V. to spread throughout
Perturbation
n. something that disturbs or makes one anxious; the state of…
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
inexpedient
conscientious
standing army
perverted
not useful for achieving a goal
honest; guided by a good conscious
a piece time army
turned away from what is right
inexpedient
not useful for achieving a goal
conscientious
honest; guided by a good conscious
10 terms
CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE
FAIN
WHIT
LYCEUM
SELECTMEN
gladly, willingly
a tiny amount, a bit
organization that sponsor educational programs, such as conce…
refers to a group of elected local officals
FAIN
gladly, willingly
WHIT
a tiny amount, a bit
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
penitent
expedient
posterity
alacrity
(adj.) regretful for one's sins or mistakes. (n.) one who is…
A means to an end
All future generations of people
cheerful promptness; eagerness;
penitent
(adj.) regretful for one's sins or mistakes. (n.) one who is…
expedient
A means to an end
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
Civil Disobedience
Protest
Nonviolent Protest
Injustice
A refusal to obey rules, laws, or someone in authority in a p…
A statement or action expressing disapproval of something (us…
A practice of achieving demands through symbolic protests, ci…
Lacking fairness or justice (think unfair or unequal).
Civil Disobedience
A refusal to obey rules, laws, or someone in authority in a p…
Protest
A statement or action expressing disapproval of something (us…
Civil Disobedience
Pathos
Sovereign
Inherent
Logos
Uses language and stories that arouse strong feelings
Person, group, or nation having supreme control
Inborn; built-in
Evidence and reasons
Pathos
Uses language and stories that arouse strong feelings
Sovereign
Person, group, or nation having supreme control
11 terms
Civil Disobedience
Plessy v Ferguson
Jim Crow Laws
13th amendment
14th amendment
Supreme Court case (1896) Legalized segregation under the Con…
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites; L…
Abolished Slavery (1865)
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens and a…
Plessy v Ferguson
Supreme Court case (1896) Legalized segregation under the Con…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites; L…
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
blunder
conclude
confront
conscientious
a mistake typically caused by ignorance or carelessness
to bring to an end
to come face to face to (usually in a hostile manner)
wishing to do what's right, thoughtful, decent
blunder
a mistake typically caused by ignorance or carelessness
conclude
to bring to an end
19 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
inexpedient
liable
perverted
a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenien…
adj. unadvisable
legally responsible
twisted, corrupted, turned from normal course
expedient
a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenien…
inexpedient
adj. unadvisable
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
perverted
posterity
alacrity
...
...
...
...
expedient
...
perverted
...
12 terms
Civil Disobedience
Civil Disobedience
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
Henry David Thoreau
Mohandas Gandhi
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
American transcendentalist who was against a government that…
(1869-1948) Leader of India's struggle for independence from…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
19 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
blunder
endeavor
conscientious
convenient; practical
A stupid or careless mistake.
To attempt earnestly
careful
expedient
convenient; practical
blunder
A stupid or careless mistake.
civil disobedience
expedient
blunder
endeavor
conscientious
(adj.) advantageous, useful
A stupid or careless mistake.
To attempt earnestly
careful
expedient
(adj.) advantageous, useful
blunder
A stupid or careless mistake.
Civil Disobedience
expedient
blunder
endeavor
conscientious
a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenien…
make a stupid or careless mistake; act or speak clumsily.
try hard to do or achieve something
(of a person) wishing to do what is right, especially to do o…
expedient
a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenien…
blunder
make a stupid or careless mistake; act or speak clumsily.
13 terms
Civil Disobedience
palpitation
magazine
unscrupulous
reminiscence
a trembling or shaking; irregular, rapid beating or pulsation…
a compartment in some firearms to hold cartridges
having or showing no moral principles; not honest or fair
memory or act of recalling the past
palpitation
a trembling or shaking; irregular, rapid beating or pulsation…
magazine
a compartment in some firearms to hold cartridges
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
systematically
Inexpedient
prevail
Liable
In an organized manner
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
prove more powerful than opposing forces; be victorious
responsible by law; legally answerable
systematically
In an organized manner
Inexpedient
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
civil disobedience
systematically
inexpedient
prevail
laible
given to or using a system or method
not practical, suitable, or advisable
prove more powerful than opposing forces
responsible by law; legally answerable
systematically
given to or using a system or method
inexpedient
not practical, suitable, or advisable
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
Succeeded
Systematically
Inexpedient
Prevail
achieve the desired aim or result.
arranged in or comprising an ordered system.
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
prove more powerful than opposing forces; be victorious.
Succeeded
achieve the desired aim or result.
Systematically
arranged in or comprising an ordered system.
Civil Disobedience
Succeeded
Obligation
Reminiscence
Esteemed
achieve the desired aim or result
an act or course of action to which a person is morally or le…
a story told about a past event remembered by the narrator
respect and admire
Succeeded
achieve the desired aim or result
Obligation
an act or course of action to which a person is morally or le…
Civil Disobedience
Expedient
Blunder
Conscientious
Endeavor
*scheme... I took an expedient route to school because I was run…
*mistake and screwed-up... I made a blunder by not giving my all…
*careful... My actions were conscientious when it came to walkin…
*Goal... You endeavor to jump the big puddle.
Expedient
*scheme... I took an expedient route to school because I was run…
Blunder
*mistake and screwed-up... I made a blunder by not giving my all…
19 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
blunder
conscientious
endeavor
scheme, sketchy; cutting corners to get something done faster
mistake, screwed up; foolish mistake
careful; guided by your contentious by what you know is right
goal, attempt; to try really hard to achieve something great
expedient
scheme, sketchy; cutting corners to get something done faster
blunder
mistake, screwed up; foolish mistake
19 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
blunder
endeavor
conscientious
something that is appropriate and convenient, even if it isn'…
a foolish mistake.
an attempt with a lot of effort.
following what you know to be right or true.
expedient
something that is appropriate and convenient, even if it isn'…
blunder
a foolish mistake.
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
abject
congenial
deliberately
impetuous
low; contemptible; wretched
suited to one's needs or nature; agreeable
in an unhurried and thoughtful manner
acting with sudden or rash energy; hasty
abject
low; contemptible; wretched
congenial
suited to one's needs or nature; agreeable
Civil Disobedience
systematically
inexpedient
endeavoring
conscience
methodicall
not an easy or quick way to solve a problem or do something
Trying hard to do or achieve something
An inner feeling of the rightness or wrongness of an action
systematically
methodicall
inexpedient
not an easy or quick way to solve a problem or do something
19 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
blunder
endeavor
conscientious
(n.) a means to an end; (adj.) advantageous, useful
A stupid or careless mistake.
To attempt earnestly
careful
expedient
(n.) a means to an end; (adj.) advantageous, useful
blunder
A stupid or careless mistake.
13 terms
Civil Disobedience
Who wrote Civil Disobedience?
What is civil disobedience?
What motto does Thoreau accept? How wo…
How does Thoreau define the best possi…
Henry David Thoreau
deliberate and public refusal to obey laws that violate one's…
accepts the government is best when it doesn't govern much; h…
the best kind of government is one that doesn't govern and Am…
Who wrote Civil Disobedience?
Henry David Thoreau
What is civil disobedience?
deliberate and public refusal to obey laws that violate one's…
Civil Disobedience
Civil Disobedience
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
Henry David Thoreau
Oscar Romero
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
American transcendentalist who was against a government that…
Archbishop of San Salvador also known as "The Defender of the…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
civil disobedience
systematically
inexpedient
prevail
liable
with order and importance.
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
prove more powerful than opposing forces; be victorious.
responsible by law; legally answerable.
systematically
with order and importance.
inexpedient
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
19 terms
Civil Disobedience
Civil Disobedience
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
Henry David Thoreau
Oscar Romero
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
American transcendentalist who was against a government that…
Archbishop of San Salvador also known as "The Defender of the…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
8 terms
Civil Disobedience
expedient
inexpedient
prevail
amend
(n.) a means to an end; (adj.) advantageous, useful
not practical or advisable.
(v.) to triumph over; to succeed
to change for the better
expedient
(n.) a means to an end; (adj.) advantageous, useful
inexpedient
not practical or advisable.
Civil Disobedience
Civil Disobedience
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
Henry David Thoreau
Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948)
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
American transcendentalist who was against a government that…
Leader of India's struggle for independence from Great Britai…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
3 things necessary for an act to be co…
1. You must break a law you believe is unjust.... 2. You must us…
12 terms
Civil Disobedience
alacrity
expedient
demagogue
gregarious
speed or quickness, willingness, eagerness
a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenien…
A leader who appeals to the fears, emotions, and prejudices o…
outgoing; sociable
alacrity
speed or quickness, willingness, eagerness
expedient
a means of attaining an end, especially one that is convenien…
10 terms
Civil Disobedience
inexpedient
conscientious
unscrupulous
endeavor
not useful for achieving a goal
guided by conscience; honest
without principles; dishonorable
to make an earnest effort; strive
inexpedient
not useful for achieving a goal
conscientious
guided by conscience; honest
Civil Disobedience
Blunder
Conclude
Confront
Conscientious
A mistake
A decision
Come up against
Guided by conscience; honest
Blunder
A mistake
Conclude
A decision
15 terms
Civil Disobedience
The author of Civil Disobedience
Who introduced Thoreau to the ideas of…
How many books were published in Thore…
What was Thoreau's most famous work?
Henry David Thoreau
Emerson
two
"Walden"
The author of Civil Disobedience
Henry David Thoreau
Who introduced Thoreau to the ideas of…
Emerson
15 terms
Civil Disobedience
The author of Civil Disobedience
Who introduced Thoreau to the ideas of…
How many books were published in Thore…
What was Thoreau's most famous work?
Henry David Thoreau
Emerson
two
"Walden"
The author of Civil Disobedience
Henry David Thoreau
Who introduced Thoreau to the ideas of…
Emerson
16 terms
Civil Disobedience
Pervade
Perturbation
impetuous
misgiving
V. to spread throughout
n. something that disturbs or makes one anxious; the state of…
adj. Quick to act without thinking
(n.) a feeling of fear, doubt, or uncertainty; qualm
Pervade
V. to spread throughout
Perturbation
n. something that disturbs or makes one anxious; the state of…
5 terms
civil disobedience
inexpedient
unscrupulous
endeavor
blunder
not useful for achiecing a goal; in efective
without principles dishonorable dishonest
to make an earnest effort. strive
a mistake
inexpedient
not useful for achiecing a goal; in efective
unscrupulous
without principles dishonorable dishonest
5 terms
Civil Disobedience
expeident
din
alacrity
inherent
something employed to bring about a desired result; a means t…
continuous noise
speed; swiftness
existing as a basic quality; belonging to by nature
expeident
something employed to bring about a desired result; a means t…
din
continuous noise
Civil Disobedience
Expedient
Perverted
Posterity
Alacrity
convenience; means to an end.
misdirected; corrupted.
generation to come.
promptness in responding; eagerness.
Expedient
convenience; means to an end.
Perverted
misdirected; corrupted.
10 terms
Civil disobedience
Transgress
Impetuous
Quarrel
Eloquently
To violate a command or law
Acting with sudden or rash energy
An angree argument
Fluent or persuasive in speaking or writing
Transgress
To violate a command or law
Impetuous
Acting with sudden or rash energy
5 terms
Civil disobedience
inexpedient
unscrupulous
endeavor
blunder
not useful for achieving a goal (ineffective)
without principles; dishonorable; dishonest
to make a earnest effort; strive
a mistake
inexpedient
not useful for achieving a goal (ineffective)
unscrupulous
without principles; dishonorable; dishonest
Civil Disobedience
Expedient
Perverted
Posterity
Alacrity
To an end
Corrupted
Generations to come
Eagarness
Expedient
To an end
Perverted
Corrupted
13 terms
Civil Disobedience
Logos
Anecdote
Allusion
Rhetorical Question
Logic
A short and informational story about a real event or person
When a speaker makes a reference to a person/place/thing from…
A question that is asked to make a point rather than to get a…
Logos
Logic
Anecdote
A short and informational story about a real event or person
Civil Disobedience
inexpedient
unimpaired
alacrity
presumption
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
not weakened or damaged.
brisk and cheerful readiness.
behavior perceived as arrogant, disrespectful, and transgress…
inexpedient
not practical, suitable, or advisable.
unimpaired
not weakened or damaged.
11 terms
Civil disobedience
Paradox
Expedient
Perverted
Posterity
Statement that appears self condradictorary but that reveals…
Connivence
Misdirected
Generations to come
Paradox
Statement that appears self condradictorary but that reveals…
Expedient
Connivence
10 terms
Civil disobedience
expedient
eradication
perverted
posterity
syn:convenient,tactical,suitable... ant:unfitting
syn:obliteration,elimination,annihilation... ant:
syn:corrupted,twisted,sick... ant:clean
syn:offspring,breed,children... ant;parent
expedient
syn:convenient,tactical,suitable... ant:unfitting
eradication
syn:obliteration,elimination,annihilation... ant:
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