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History and Prehistory in the
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I. The Thematic Framework

XXXI. Social and Humanitarian Movements

This theme is concerned with the efforts of individuals and groups to reshape society or social institutions in accordance with preconceived ideals and to rectify or relieve disabilities under which portions of the population suffer.

A. Communitarianism and Utopianism
B. Temperance and Prohibition
C. Women's Rights
D. Abolitionism
E. Peace Movements
F. Aiding the Handicapped and Mental Health Gate
G. Prison Reform
H. Labor Organizations
I. Farmers' Organizations
J. Poverty Relief and Urban Social Reform
K. Emergency Aid and Health Care
L. General Philanthropy
M. Civil Rights Movements
N. General and Radical Reform

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