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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SWK 333
Title Poverty: Implications for Social Services
Credits 3.0

Description

The course deals with theoretical perspectives on poverty, including its extent and causes in our society: e.g., institutional and social policy issues, racism, sexism, political-economic issues. The course also explores individual, group and system-wide change strategies for dealing with poverty. Three lecture hours per week.