Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

PO420
The Politics of Social Policy in an Era of Globalization
0.5 Credit

This course explores the politics of social policy in Canada and across the world in an era of globalization. It builds on the major theoretical contributions to the comparative study of welfare regimes (the varying ways states, markets, families and non-profit agencies deal with social risks), examining changes to these wrought by globalization.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Year 4 Honours Political Science.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: PO420 New course; effective September 1, 2011.