Sociology- Pressure Groups, and Social Movements

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Which type of pressure group supports a particular cause, often having larger membership?
Promotional
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Celebrity support comes under which type of political action?
Indirect
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New Social Movements tend to lack what?
Bureaucracy
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Which theorist in 1994 said NSMs are new, informal + fragmented?
Halsworth
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Cohen & ___, 2001, criticised Halsworth's view for being too simplistic?
Rai
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Offensive is one type of NSM, where they want to promote + widen the rights of the groups they represent. What is the other type, concerned with protecting environment or people from things they see as a threat?
Defensive
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Which post-modernist looking at NSMs said the public sphere has changed?
Fraser
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Marxists claim OSMs don't enhance _________?
Democracy
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Celebrity support comes under which type of political action?

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Indirect

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New Social Movements tend to lack what?

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Which theorist in 1994 said NSMs are new, informal + fragmented?

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Cohen & ___, 2001, criticised Halsworth's view for being too simplistic?

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