Get into groups based on my instructions...

Civil Disobedience

  • How do we define it?
  • Who are some people that we know of who engaged in civil disobedience?
  • Review Functionalism/Conflict Theory
  • In your groups, discuss the following:
    • How would a functionalist explain civil disobedience? (Does it align with liberalism?)
    • How would a conflict theorist explain civil disobedience?
  • Debrief.

What About Kim Davis?

  • The Facts
  • In your groups:
    • What would you have done in her situation?
    • Is this civil disobedience? Is it something else?
  • Discussion/Debrief.