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Social Policy Essay Questions

We have prepared a list of example social policy essay questions below to give you ideas for your own essay question. If you are looking for an essay written on a specific question or want to look at example essays that have been written by other students then take a look at the options in the box below:

Example Questions

  1. Are those in poverty (in the UK) part of an underclass
  2. Critically evaluate Childhood Poverty and Social Exclusion (2002) by Tess Ridge with particular attention to the concepts and methods used in the study.
  3. Globalisation is a liberator and overall life-enhancer of people, bringing about, not just greater wealth and prosperity, but concern for human rights, and an end to closed societies and oppressive regimes.
  4. How do ideological beliefs impact upon what we define as political problems which require policy solutions?
  5. How might communities help prevent gang violence?
  6. Using experiences in a developing country of your choice explore the strengths and weaknesses of NGOs as development actors.
  7. Why was the All Wales Strategy for Mental Handicap (1983) or Mental Health (200 or Older People (2003) necessary?
  8. What development policies can contribute to facilitating economic growth with social development.
  9. Drawing on your own practice complete the following in relation to a piece of work that may be individual, family or group based.
  10. The changes in family structure will lead to changes in the experience of old age in the future.

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