Browsing by Subject "social change"

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  • Changing Cities 

    Barnett, C. (Clive); Clark, N. (Nigel) (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    This free course explores the ways in which urbanisation processes help to generate issues of public concern. It elaborates a theoretical framework of critical spatial thinking that can be used to analyse the complex ...

  • Diversity Literacy 

    Steyn, M. (Melissa) (University of Cape Town, 2013-04)
    Melissa Steyn’s (2010) notion of Critical Diversity Literacy is the conceptual foundation upon which the course is conceptualised. Diversity Literacy can be defined as a set of practices or conceptual tools which allow one ...

  • Human Rights, Disability, and Higher Education 

    van Zyl, M. (Mikki) (University of Cape Town, 2013-04)
    This report will be of value to Disability Studies scholars, educational theorists and researchers, as well as those interested in the construction of disability within the context of transformation in post-apartheid South Africa.

  • Just Markets 

    Plant, L. (Lord) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    This lecture focuses on the question of whether justice in relation to markets is entirely to be seen as being procedural – that justice is a matter of securing the conditions of non-coercive economic exchange between free ...

  • Revolution in Egypt and the Middle East 

    Jordan, P. (Pallo); Jeppie, S. (Shamil); Saleh, I. (Ibrahim); Tayob, A. (Abdulkader) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    This seminar discusses the revolution in Egypt and the Middle East, specifically: 1. Events in Egypt and how it relates to politics in Africa and South Africa 2. Events that led to the revolt in Egypt 3. Egypt and ...

  • Social Movements: Week 10 

    McIntosh, C. (Craig) (Swinburne Commons, 2012)
    The tenth video module of this introductory sociology course covers the influence of groupings of people who come together for a common purpose. The video is approximately 30 minutes in length.

  • Social Science (Secondary course) 

    Not available (National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), 2013-04)
    Module 1: India and the World through the Ages -- Module 2: India: Natural Environment, Resources and Development -- Module 3: Democracy at Work -- Module 4: Contemporary India: Issues and Goals

  • Sociology (Senior Secondary course) 

    Not available (National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), 2013-04)
    Sociology - Basic Concepts -- Social Institutions and social Stratification -- Social Change, Socialization and Social control -- Indian Society -- Optional Module-1 Status of Women -- Optional Module-2 Culture

  • Understanding Social Change 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    Change, diversity and uncertainty are unavoidable features of modern life. The past and the future - the Welfare State through to Globalisation.

  • Union Power: Solidarity and Struggle in Niagara 

    Patrias, C. (Carmela); Savage, L. (Larry) (Athabasca University (AU), 2014-05)
    Early industrial development and the appalling working conditions of the often vulnerable common labourer prompted a movement toward worker protection. Patrias and Savage argue that union power – power not built on profit, ...