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HIST 213 Comparative Public Policy

HIST 213  Comparative Public Policy  Units: 6.00  

Examines the rise of the welfare state since 1945 in North America and Western Europe. Topics include broad trends like deindustrialization, globalization, the rise of inequality, and social mobility. Specific policies discussed concern health care, pensions, unemployment, families, taxation, immigration, higher education, and public housing.

Learning Hours: 240 (72 Lecture, 168 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite Level 2 or above. Exclusion HIST 253.  
Course Equivalencies: HIST 213; HIST 213B  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science