Bailey Hall 240
1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
Lisa Meyer has been a faculty member of Geneseo since 2001.
Ph.D., Emory University
Fall 2015 Classes
HONR 394: Capstone Seminar
The capstone seminar will meet six times during the Capstone year. Students will share their experiences and report their progress to their peer Edgar Fellows and to the seminar supervisors, who will
monitor progress. Students will be expected to provide annotated bibliographies, intermediate reports, or other measures of progress. Students will prepare oral presentations based on their Capstone Experience to be given in a public forum. Students must pass this course in order to receive an honors designation upon graduation. Prerequisites/Corequisites: HONR 393.
View course details / syllabus An introductory level examination of changing conditions in the Third World, using sociological concepts. Focus will be on one or more of the following areas: Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Latin Amer
ica, and the Caribbean. This course will emphasize social, economic and political changes that affect daily life and experiences of people in these societies.
View course details / syllabus The course explores the meaning and causes of social change and the mechanisms by which changes occur. Socio-cultural change in historical and contemporary societies, the strategies and tactics of pla
nned social change, and the impact of change on the individual and society are discussed. Prerequisites: Any 100-level Sociology course or permission of instructor. Offered every year