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SOC101 Lecture #15

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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC101Y1
Professor
M.Young
Semester
Winter

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022912 SOC101 Lecture 15Social interaction medias such as Facebook and Twitter used to display acts of aggression and spread the news of demostrations 0 to 7 of Arabs had twitter Hypotheses Regarding the Democratic Uprising in the Arab World Hypothesis 1 weakest o Twitter revolutionHypothesis 2o Youth Rebellions Hypothesis 3 strongesto Urban working and middle class uprising Urban and literate individuals are now the power forceMajor Characteristics of Canadian Democracy Today1 Large persistent wealthbased inequalities in political influence and political participations o About 40 of the government members come from the wealthiest familieso They tend to marry other elite members and join private clubs2 Widespread political apathyo Voting turnout rate is declining and also with social classo Less than half of Canadians are votingo The youngest Canadians are the least likely to vote3 A little left of centrePolitical Apathy and Cynicism Low income families tend not to vote
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