Social Research

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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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DH
Dec 6, 2019

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

PP
Jun 9, 2019

Excellent course on the origins of the US welfare state.

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Roots of US Social Policy
This module describes the development of social policy in the modern industrial city: public health, worker safety, mother's pensions and roots of the movement for racial equality.

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    John Robertson

    Policy Lecturer

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