Course Catalog


Issues in Aging Policy

This course introduces students to the development, implementation, and analysis of social policy in the United States on major issues affecting older people. Income security, health care financing, and long-term care receive major attention. Discussions also focus on the programs mandated by the Older Americans Act; and participants examine the major normative, demographic, economic, and political forces that underlie aging policy.

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2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 3457 Tu
10:00 - 12:30
McGaffigan,Erin E. W03-0125
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 5
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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