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SOC601 : Social Policy and Governance

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Dr. Raja M. Ali Saleem
PhD (Public Policy)
George Mason University Fairfax, Virginia

Course Contents

What is Policy? What is Social Policy? Importance of studying Social Policy, Ideas and concepts in Social Policy, Historical Development of Welfare State Who makes Social Policy in Pakistan? What is governance and good governance? Models of governance, Is governance useful for social policy? Social Policy Governance and 18th Amendment, Who pays for Social Policy? Budgetary implications of Social Policies, Education policy Social Welfare Policy, Health Policy, Gender Policy, Social Policy and Social Control, Criminal Justice Policy, Family Policy, Housing Policy, Globalization and Social Policy, Governance Issues Hampering the Implementation of Social Policy, Green Social Policy