SOW 5235: U.S. Social Welfare Policies and Institutions
Course Description for U.S. Social Welfare Policies and Institutions
U.S. Social Welfare Policies and Institutions
Description: This course analyzes social welfare policy as it relates to social values, social problems, social structures, and social justice. In particular, students will consider the economic, political and ideological factors and processes that affect social welfare legislation, financing, implementation, and evaluation and examine frameworks for policy analysis and program evaluation, with applications to contemporary social service and income maintenance policies and delivery systems.