Analyzing a Child Poverty Program
Social Policy and Social Programs text to complete the following:
- Read Chapter 9, “An Example of Social Policy and Social Program Analysis: Selected Features of Federal Child Welfare Legislation Since 1970 Concerned With Child Abuse,” pages 167–185.
Develop an analysis for the issue of childhood poverty, showing how at least four groups benefit or suffer due to this issue. Include specific examples of both gainers and losers in your response. Based on the analysis, how would you revise a policy addressing childhood poverty? Although this discussion refers to any policy addressing childhood poverty, you may research a specific policy to inform this discussion.