SW 706: History of Social Welfare
This course surveys the evolution of social welfare with a focus on gender, class, and race. The course examines the development of social welfare systems and the underlying philosophies in the context of the social, economic, political, and cultural environments in which they emerged. Topics include the development and history of social work, the development of contemporary social welfare, the professionalization of social work, and methods of social policy analysis.
- Pre-Requisite: PH.D. IN SOCIAL WELFARE
- Lecture: Lecture for SW 706
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