Democracy And Social Welfare Dissertation
Dissertation plan (draft)
● Your Research Question
How did social welfare put the value of democracy into practice – from the point of
health insurance system.
● A statement of the central theme of the dissertation.
The value of democracy and the principle of social welfare had similar point of view,
including the pursuit of happiness, justice, equality. Moreover, only democracy
provides people with a maximum opportunity to take moral responsibility for their
choices and decisions about government policies. Therefore democratization might
be a great support to the improvement of the health insurance system.
● Titles of main chapters and an outline of their content.
➢ The value of democracy.
➢ How did health insurance fulfilled the value of democracy.
➢ Is democracy good for social welfare?
The more democracy the better? What is the relationship between the index
of democracy and the efficiency of health insurance system? (Compare
different health insurance systems in different countries)
➢ The social justice in health care.
➢ While maximizing the benefit for the public, the rights of the minority(patients
with rare disorders) may be sacrificed.
➢ Which type of health insurance might have most possibilities to fulfilled the
value of equality.
➢ Other discussions
● The principal theoretical frameworks to be deployed in the dissertation.
● The empirical sources, texts or data that will be addressed.
● The methodology with which the data will be analysed
Table of Contents
II. LITERATURE REVIEW
III. THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK