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Invention

MAking something new. Perhaps combining previous intentions

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Discovery

Finding out about the natural world

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Diffusion

Borrowing from other cultures and potentially adapting to new uses.

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Antithesis

The built in contradictions or notes that become obvious over time

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Synthesis

A blending from both sides that then become the new theses.

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Dialectic means

Arguing

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Social movement theories

Functionalist
Conflict
SI

Functionalist
›Achieving stability, reinforces existing power hierarchy
›Change seen as threatening
›“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”
•Conflict
›Way of reducing inequality
•SI
›How people build community, new terms and concepts
›How people use symbols