Politics of Poverty & Welfare

PREREQUISTE: POL-UA 300 OR POLSC-AD 156.

Prerequisite: V53.0300. Offered in the spring. 4 points. Poverty and welfare problems in the United States and the controversies aroused by them. Concentrates on the causes of poverty and dependency among the controversial working-age poor, the history of programs and policies meant to help them, and the enormous impact these issues have had on national politics.

Course Information

POL-UA 382

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Lawrence M Mead
MW: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM GCASL 275