International Social Policy 

Week 9 Social Policy and International Social Services: Comparative Analysis 


Critical analysis of comparable models of case study: Building an Early Childhood Care Service

ICDS Integrated Child Development Services, India and Head Start for Children and Parents


1. Akhil Gupta Governing population: the integrated child development services program in India. In Thomas Blom Hausen and Finn Stepputat eds. States of Imagination: Ethnographic Explorations of the post colonial state, Durham: Duke University Press, 2001. pp. 65-96


2. ICDS and Persistent Under-nutrition, Strategies to Enhance the Impact [Optional Reading handout]

Agenda, Discussion & Readings