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ADEC 3500 Social Policy Analysis (Spring: 4 )

Course Description

This course introduces the role of social policy analysis in explaining the ideological, institutional and scientific foundations of the modern "social welfare state." The course covers social policy modeling, normative political theory and distributive theories of justice, rights, opportunities, equality, social equity and poverty. Theories are tested with applications in four major social policy areas: employment, health, housing and welfare.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Michael Rife

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17