advocacy writing course/ 20 Multiple choice & 3 Short question answersï¼ˆ~300 words eachï¼‰
1.The welfare dependent queen or illegal and job-hungry immigrant are two narrative devices deconstructed in Reinsborough & Canning. Which device do they exemplify?
2.Mr. Smollett is a young man of impeccable character and integrity who fiercely and solemnly maintains his innocence and feels betrayed by a system that apparently wants to skip due process and proceed directly to sentencing. In the absence of proven guilt, Smollett’s legal team uses which of the following image repair tactics discussed in Benoit et al?
3.In June 2015, in McKinney, TX, hundreds of Black and white protestors filled the street of the small suburban development where the police had attacked several Black children at a swimming party. The most aggressive cop had to resign days later. Most importantly, though, for the Black children who had been abused and threatened at police gunpoint, to have hundreds of people show up to insist that their lives mattered must have repaired part of the damage. Given the information, this case study confirms the efficacy of which pathway to change?
4.As the Republic National Convention delegates convened to re-nominate George Bush, protestors outside the gates repeated, Hey! Hey! No! No! Bush and Cheney got to go! Their critique was aimed at the:
Point of assumption
Point of consumption
Point of decision
Point of production
5.In its Corporate Social Responsibility Report, Barclay boasted that it supported 261,000 borrowers with limited credit histories to access a low interest credit card. Its program, the report says, “advocates for access to financial and digital empowerment”. In this case, which form of citizenship is being incorporated?
The ethical employer
The responsible consumer
The diverse workplace
6.The DeBono Six Thinking Hats is a method that helps to:
Define a problem
Decide the main causes of an issue
Decide who is affected by an issue
Evaluate alternative solutions to the problem
7.A social advocate who only see problems after problems have been defined– by communities or reports or in the media– is using which of the following approaches:
Accept the client’s definition
8.Saint Augustine said, “An unjust law is no law at all, which means I have a right, even a duty, to resist — with violence or civil disobedience. You should pray I choose the latter.” This quote reflects that it is more important to define this than whether an act is civil or uncivil. According to Delmas, this is:
the legitimacy of the state
the faith in the people
the authority of experts in economics
the job of the Supreme Court
9.When a company uses a recycling logo but does not refer to the process verifying the third party or environmental standards of its manufacturing process, it commits the sin of:
Lesser of Two Evils
10.The Global Alliance, a group of 97 nations united in the fight against ISIS or DaÃ¢esh, advocates change on the pathway of:
11.Horizontalism is a trope of social movement studies signifying all of the following EXCEPT that:
There need be no leaders
Force is the most important attribute of a people
Revolution infects or spreads without intention
The movement means must match its ends to topple vertical structures
12.Saul Alinsky viewed democracy:
As impossible, it could not be achieved
As impossible, universal ideals do not exist
As possible, it depended on how charitable a public felt
As possible, it depended on how engaged a public felt
13.All of the following represent themes in Alinsky’s work EXCEPT:
HaveÃ¢ s/Have NotÃ¢ s
14.To call into being, often by presumption or interjection:
15.The U.S. Department of Commerce incorporates citizens by publishing reports on how the Environmental Protection AgencyÃ¢ s findings about global warming is a sham by polling American citizens for their views on climate change. This is an example of corporations incorporating citizens as:
16.Which company designed punchcards that recorded Jewish deaths in the Holocaust?
17.State sanctioned violence like the military and police are examples of which form of power?
18.Occupy Wall Street was a hybrid movement, meaning its efforts combined:
Leadership and leaderless tactics
Online and interpersonal tactics
Gender and class initiatives
National and international consequences
19.When Birney Sanders explains why is a Democratic Socialist to Americans who possibly still cringe at Post-Cold War politics, he aims to reply to:
Short answer ï¼ˆ~300 words eachï¼‰
20.Based on the second Hoefer reading (pp. 62-79), define the pros and cons of approaching problem-solving with a social criterion frame.
21.According to Moffitt et al, identify the three voices struggling for hegemony, and explain the decision in Nike v. Kasky.
22.Does corporate social advocacy help or harm corporations?