Lecture: First wave feminism - Dr Barbara Simon

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Skills You'll Learn

- Distinguish the values inherent in each social policy initiative, - Critique components of a social policy based on their effectiveness at meeting the goals stated in the initiative, - Develop social welfare policy analysis and reform proposals, - Differentiate alternative approaches to social policy problems, - Formulate practice strategies to overcome the historic biases in social welfare programs


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Dec 6, 2019

The content was presented in an interesting way that was easy to understand. Excellent course!

Jun 9, 2019

Excellent course on the origins of the US welfare state.

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The beginnings of the welfare state
This module explores the shift to a federal role in social policy and the development of welfare state institutions, including public works and employment, pensions, public housing and supports for families

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    John Robertson

    Policy Lecturer

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