Big Idea: How does society force individuals to conform and punish those individuals who don't conform



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Big Idea: How does society force individuals to conform and punish those individuals who don't conform.

Critical thinking question: Can a text still be valuable even if it contains racist, sexist, or homophobic depictions of individuals?


One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest Jigsaw Name:_______________

Counter Culture

Sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Counterculture_of_the_1960s



http://tinyurl.com/jsjghgg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ucpG1RG56Y



Questions to answer:

  1. What was the Counterculture of the 1960s?




  1. What were they reacting against?




  1. What were some of the movements of the Counterculture?




  1. Identify 4 key figures of the counterculture that you think your peers might know.






Civil Rights

Sources:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S64zRnnn4Po

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African-American_Civil_Rights_Movement_(1954%E2%80%9368)



  1. Which members of American society were excluded from the prosperity of the 1950s?




  1. How did “car culture” change the way Americans lived and shopped?


  1. What was Brown v. Board of Education, 1954?




  1. What was the March on Washington?




Psychiatric treatments in the 1950s and 60s

Sources:


https://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/exhibits/quest/treatment/1930-1950

https://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/exhibits/quest/treatment/1950-now

http://www.britannica.com/topic/lobotomy

http://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/electroconvulsive-therapy/basics/definition/prc-20014161



  1. What psychiatric drugs were used to treat mental illness and what effect did they have?



  1. What was hydrotherapy?



  1. What was a lobotomy and are lobotomies still performed today?



  1. What was electroconvulsive therapy and is it still performed today?



Pop Culture in the late 1950s/early 1960s

Sources:


http://www.shmoop.com/1950s/culture.html

http://www.imdb.com/search/title/?release_date=1950,1959&title_type=feature



http://www.imdb.com/search/title/?release_date=1960,1969&title_type=feature


  1. What were some of the most popular movies of the 1950s? Explain what they were about. (Try to pick three very different movies).




  1. What were some of the most popular movies of the 1960s? Explain what they were about. (Try to pick three very different movies).



  1. What kinds of things did Americans like to see on TV in the 1950s?




  1. What was the culture of alienation?



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