1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
Lisa Meyer has been a faculty member of Geneseo since 2001.
Ph.D., Emory University
Socl 105: S/M/Intro to Global Soc Change
View 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 America, and the Caribbean. This course will emphasize social, economic and political changes that affect daily life and experiences of people in these societies.
SOCL 220: U/Inequality, Class & Poverty
View syllabus Inequalities in social prestige, political power, and economic rewards are examined. Topics include the origins of stratification, classical theories of stratification, inequality in the United States today, life styles of social classes, social mobility, and the persistence of poverty. Offered every year
SOCL 281: Selected Topics:
View syllabus An intensive study of a topic in sociology not covered in depth in other courses or, alternatively, an attempt to integrate two or more paradigms or converging perspectives in the field to be studied. Prerequisites: any 100-level Sociology course or permission of the instructor. (Some topics may require additional prerequisites.) Offered every year