GOV 2340a Proseminar on Equality and Social Policy I (with Christopher Jencks)





The Proseminar on Inequality and Social Policy is a required three-semester sequence for second and third year doctoral students in Government and Social Policy, Sociology and Social Policy, and the Multidisciplinary Program on Inequality and Social Policy.  

The course considers effects of varied political activities on creating or reducing inequality in U.S., and at effects of inequality on political activity and policy choices. Examines electoral participation, social movements, lawmaking, etc. on policies like education, ERA, welfare.


Offered jointly with the Kennedy School as SUP 921.

gov2340a.fall2015.doc155 KB

Related Materials