NYU Steinhardt

Child Development and Social Policy in a Global Society

  • Course Number: APSY-UE 1279
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Examination of key issues facing families & governments in raising children for a 21st century global society. Topics might include: economics & politics affecting child well-being nationally & internationally; child-rearing challenges faced by families & government in low, middle, & high income nations, public (government) & private (family, business and charitable); the role of science & participatory/democratic processes in increasing the effectiveness of public & private investments in children.
  • Old Course Number: E63.1279