Discussion: poverty and perceptions | SOCW 6351 – Social Policy, Welfare, and Change | Walden University

  

Describe the historical context of the policy in 2–3 sentences.

The goal is to concisely point to an important historical event for context rather than conduct a deeper historical analysis.

Identify the population the policy serves.

What programs fall under this policy?

Explain how the policy aligns with or does not align with the social work mission and values.

Explain how society’s perception of vulnerable or marginalized populations relates to the development of this and other policies to address poverty.

Resources:

  https://aspe.hhs.gov/reports/personal-responsibility-work-opportunity-reconciliation-act-1996