Community Organization & Community Building for Health
Emphasizes community organization as a major educational approach to community dynamics, social change and community participation in addressing health problems. Explores methods of identifying and analyzing community health problems and their causes. Participants will examine the role of individuals, community insitutions, and public health practitioners in effecting solutions to community health problems. Stresses advancement both in theoretical knowledge in areas of community organization and community change, and in the application of community organization skills such as needs assessment.
Politics and Culture in Contemporary Iran
Gives students a better understanding of the historical developments in modern Iran (1800-present). Examination of the ideological background of political establishment in contemporary Iran. Review of the institutional arrangements of the Iranian government. Discussion of Iranian foreign policy, with an emphasis on Iran-U.S. relations. Introduces students to some cultural aspects of the Iranian society
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Posted March 25, 2013