Ch 2: Civil Liberties: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Civil Liberties chapter of this Introduction to Political Science Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about civil liberties. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long, and they teach all of the constitutional amendments and civil liberties covered in a typical introductory political science course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other political science work.
  • Identify the civil liberties concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our Introduction to Political Science Tutoring Solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about civil liberties and earn better grades. This resource can help students, including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding the origins of civil liberties, the procedural rights of the accused, the role of courts in a free society or any other civil liberties topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their social science learning
  • Prefer learning social science visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their civil liberties unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in their political science course
  • Don't have access to their social science teacher outside of class

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  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning about civil liberties simple and fun.
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  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and re-watch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning objectives:

  • Examine the history and timeline of U.S. civil liberties.
  • Explore the meanings of freedom of speech, press and assembly.
  • Discuss freedom of religion and its history.
  • Describe the procedural rights of the accused.
  • Learn about the right to privacy as it relates to matters of abortion, technology and marriage.
  • Discover the history, pros and cons of the right to bear arms.
  • Learn about the role of the courts with regard to civil liberties.

8 Lessons in Chapter 2: Civil Liberties: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline

1. Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline

In this lesson, we will learn about the origin of civil liberties in the United States. We will take a closer look at where the civil liberties came from, what they entail and what they mean to society today.

Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations

2. Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations

In this lesson, we will learn about the freedom of speech, press and assembly. We will take a closer look at the rationale behind these freedoms and the specific clauses of freedom of speech, press and assembly and what they mean to society today.

What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance

3. What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance

In this lesson, we will learn about the freedom of religion. We will take a closer look at the rationale behind the freedom, the specific clauses of the freedom of religion and what it means to society today.

Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused

4. Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused

In this lesson, we will learn about the procedural rights of the accused. We will look at how these rights are defined and what they mean to our justice system today.

The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples

5. The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we will learn about the right of privacy. We will take a closer look at the right, what it includes and what it means to society today.

The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons

6. The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons

In this lesson, we will learn about the right to bear arms. We will take a closer look at the right to find out what it includes and what it means to society today.

The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties

7. The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties

In this lesson, we will learn about the origin of the court's role with civil liberties in the United States. We will take a closer look at what the court's positions entail and the effects on society today.

Double Consciousness & Du Bois: Definition & Concept

8. Double Consciousness & Du Bois: Definition & Concept

This lesson describes W.E.B. Du Bois' concept of 'double consciousness.' A definition of the concept is provided and explained. There is also an example given in terms of our modern society.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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