SOC Rise, Current Challenges and Transformations of the Welfare State
Civil Rights/Liberties: General
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Rise, Current Challenges and Transformations of the Welfare State
School of Humanities & Sciences
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[ Academia ] [ Litigation ] [ Regulatory & Policy ] Civil Rights/Liberties: General
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[ Academia ] [ Litigation ] [ Regulatory & Policy ] as a Relevant Course outside SLS for those interested in Poverty Law : Lack of access to legal resources is a problem for many people from a lower socio-economic background. Students with a public interest focus should consider taking 1 or more courses that consider policy interventions to alleviate social, political and economic inequality. This course considers recent policy reforms in the U.S. and Europe.
General course Description:
For graduate students and advanced undergraduates. Theoretical classification and comparative analysis of welfare regimes in Europe and North America. Systems like accident, health, unemployement and pension insurance, family subsidies and public welfare. Social policy reform past the background of current socioeconomic change.