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Social Welfare 220: Introduction to Social Welfare Policy: Assignment: Policy Analysis Paper

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Policy Analysis Paper (10-12 pages): Analyze social welfare policies or proposals designed to address a social problem of concern to social work. 

  1. A description of the scope and magnitude of the problem AND a discussion of potential errors or bias of problem definition. 
  2. An analysis of a social welfare policy or proposal at local, state or federal level by discussing the four dimensions of program choices
  3. An evaluation of potential impact on the well-being of the target population AND recommendations for policy changes with justifications
  4. References (in APA style)

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