Platforms, Floors and Safety Nets by Professor Garfinkel

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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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LB

Mar 22, 2019

very interesting and useful for my wider studies supporting my application to universities

HO

Jun 07, 2020

Excellent Course! Better than the one I took on-campus for my MSW at another institution.

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Social Policy Structure
In this module, you will explore the domains of the US welfare state and differentiate the floor, platform and safety net components

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    John Robertson

    Policy Lecturer

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