Application of social theory and methods to analysis of contemporary U.S. social policy. Competing explanations, current debates. Civil rights, education, employment, family, immigration, poverty, social welfare. Prerequisites: ((MC 280 or MC 281) or completion of Tier I writing requirement) and ((EC 201 or concurrently) or (EC 251H or concurrently)) and ((EC 202 or concurrently) or (EC 252H or concurrently)). Fall of every year.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018