SOC329H1: Social Movements

Hours: 
24L/12T

This course introduces students to the sociological study of collective action. Students will explore how movements in a variety of historical and global contexts endeavor to produce social change. In this process, we will examine political and cultural opportunities and obstacles, organizational dynamics, resources, collective action frames, strategies and tactics. This is a program-only course and is restricted to sociology majors and specialists.

Prerequisite: 

SOC201H1, SOC202H1, SOC204H1 & 1.0 FCE from SOC251H1/​ SOC252H1/​ SOC254H1

Exclusion: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)