Fall 2011 - 61190 - PA388K - Advanced Topics in Public Policy
Building and Sustaining Local Communities
|Instructor(s):|| Rhodes, Lodis
|Day & Time:||W 2:00 - 5:00 pm|
|Waitlist Information:||For LBJ Students: UT Waitlist Information|
Topics for these policy seminars have included environmental and natural resources policy, health-service delivery policy, social welfare policy, transportation policy, science and technology policy, international affairs, national security, urban and regional growth policy, and political campaigns.
Democratic communities must have robust civic institutions and an actively engaged citizenry to develop and thrive. This course focuses primarily on citizen activism and community development in the United States. It frames activism and development in the broader context of global democratization and social justice movements.