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Assignment: Social Movements in the News
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Scanlan, Stephen. 2010. “Assignment: Social Movements in the News”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


In this assignment you are to become a "media expert" on a specific contemporary social movement by examining coverage of it using media outlets in the United States or from around the world. You are responsible for compiling a collection/journal of news, popular press or alternative media treatments and summarizing coverage of the social movement and...

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Subject Area(s):
Collective Behavior/Social Movements
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College 200

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