Title

SWK301

Authors

Social Work

Publication Date

2013

Course Name

Poverty and Public Policy

Abstract

Social welfare policies and social welfare programs. Historical treatment of poverty and the poor. Theories of poverty causation. Measurement of poverty and poverty demographics including race, age, gender, immigration status, socioeconomic status. Social change strategies and advocacy. Requires 20 hours of volunteer work in addition to coursework.

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