2020 Spring SOCIOL 148 001 LEC 001

Social Policy

Course Level
Undergraduate
Section Type
Lecture
Instructor(s)
Course Times
MoWe 5:00pm - 6:29pm
Course Units
4
Course number
148
Course CCN
30313
Course Location
Barrows 56
Course description

In this course, we will examine American policy responses to poverty and inequality and evaluate various theories. We will pay particular attention to the role of pulic opinion, interest groups, race and class relations, social movements, and the state in explaining the American social welfare provision.