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컬럼비아대학교의 Poverty & Population: How Demographics Shape Policy 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

25개의 평가
4개의 리뷰

강좌 소개

This course has four modules, or foci. The first is to understand the categories of social welfare—populations, income, earnings, and assets— and some related concepts that play a very large role in shaping policy decisions: unemployment, inflation, and the minimum wage. The second deals with the central institution of social welfare—the labor market, which largely determines how many resources a person has. The labor market also establishes hierarchy, both through meritocracy and through categories of privilege. The third is poverty: the differing ways we define who is poor, and how effective U.S. anti-poverty efforts have been. The final module looks directly at federal decision making, the political organization of ideas, the structure of U.S. government, and the legislative process that shapes much of our social policy. This course addresses issues of power, oppression, and white supremacy. The course is part of a sequence in social policy that has an HONORS TRACK. This track will prepare the learner for masters-level work in policy, which involves reading the literature, writing concise summaries and probing critiques. Over the sequence the learner will develop a policy analysis that will create a foundation for professional policy analyst assignments....

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필터링 기준:

Poverty & Population: How Demographics Shape Policy의 4개 리뷰 중 1~4

교육 기관: Ety K

Feb 19, 2019

It's Very great for me

교육 기관: RAHUL B

Mar 30, 2019

really helpful ,too good

교육 기관: Paulo R V P

Jun 16, 2019

Excellent course!

교육 기관: Zandro G R

Nov 07, 2019

Well-packaged instructional set that combines video lectures, readings, and testing in a manageable approach on the part of the student.