PSC 245 Aging and Public Policy

Political Science Field: American Politics
Typically offered every year

Bruce Jacobs
Fall 2014 ("W" Optional) — MW 15:25-16:40

Course Syllabus

The course will cover policies in such areas as social security, public assistance, health care, and social services for the elderly. The factual and philosophical assumptions underlying each policy will be examined, as will the division of responsibilities between public and private institutions and individuals. A variety of books, articles, and official publications that bear on the issues covered will be assigned.

Bruce Jacobs
Fall 2013 — MW 15:25-16:40

Course Syllabus

The course will cover policies in such areas as social security, public assistance, health care, and social services for the elderly. The factual and philosophical assumptions underlying each policy will be examined, as will the division of responsibilities between public and private institutions and individuals. A variety of books, articles, and official publications that bear on the issues covered will be assigned.

Bruce Jacobs
Fall 2010 ("W" Optional) — MW 15:25-16:40

Course Syllabus

The course will cover policies in such areas as social security, public assistance, health care, and social services for the elderly. The factual and philosophical assumptions underlying each policy will be examined, as will the division of responsibilities between public and private institutions and individuals. A variety of books, articles, and official publications that bear on the issues covered will be assigned.

Bruce Jacobs
Fall 2008

Course Syllabus

The course will cover policies in such areas as social security, public assistance, health care, and social services for the elderly. The factual and philosophical assumptions underlying each policy will be examined, as will the division of responsibilities between public and private institutions and individuals. A variety of books, articles, and official publications that bear on the issues covered will be assigned.