International Social Policy 

Week 6

Nature of State, Social Welfare and Social Policy


To discern the role of state in social policy

 Readings: (All are required readings unless noted specifically) 

1. The Institutional Approach to Social Policy 

2. Welfare, Pluralism and Social Policy 

3. Universal Public Social Care and Health Services in Nordic Social Policy: Changing Welfare States

4. Social Policy, Social Welfare, & the Welfare State by John Baldock (See the link below for Agenda, etc for the scanned document). 

Click HERE for Agenda, Discussion & Additional Reading Materials

Other Resources: 

Link to Government Sources Around the World 

Human Development Report