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

107개의 평가
28개의 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....

최상위 리뷰

2021년 8월 4일

It was a great learning and easy to understand. The reading materials were so helpful. I will choose more courses related to development and planning.

2019년 11월 6일

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

필터링 기준:

Poverty & Population: How Demographics Shape Policy의 28개 리뷰 중 26~28

교육 기관: Léna B

2021년 4월 19일


교육 기관: Mona A A

2020년 8월 18일


교육 기관: 5전혜원

2021년 6월 16일

Interesting lecture, that logically explained the cause of poverty