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SPOIB4B2 Current Issues in Social Policy 4 ECTS
Organised by
Social Policy/ISSS

Learning outcomes

To acquaint students with some current issues related to social policy and welfare state literature.


To provide students with knowledge of such phenomena and concepts as globalisation, political economy, social services, human needs and care and policies attached to these issues

Teaching language


Modes of study

Written exam on the faculty examination day, or essay, or compensatory courses.


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Fine, Michael D. Caring Society? Care and the Dilemmas of Human Service in the Twenty-First Century. Palgrave. Macmillan 2007.

Gough, Ian. Global Capital, Human Needs, and Social Policies. Palgrave 2000.

Belongs to following study modules

University Services
School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Social Policy (Social Policy/ISSS)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
School of Social Sciences and Humanities