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Daniel F. Jacoby
BIS 415
Bothell Campus

Public Policy and Law

Examines the different histories of and processes by which law and public policy create rules that govern a society. Discusses the nature and influence of law and policy in our society via a sociological perspective.

Class description

SPRING 2005 (Class is co-taught with BPOLST 593.)

This class will emphasize the key aspects in development of labor policy. Texts will examine legal labor history, public and private policies for social security, the quest for gender equity and contemporary union law.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

Students will be evaluated using a midterm and final exam.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Pamela A. De Priest
Date: 01/26/2005