Office Hours

  • Mon/Wed 10:30-11:20am and 1:00-2:30pm
 

Interests

  • Gender and International Development
  • Economic Globalization
 

Lisa Meyer

Associate Professor of

Sociology

Sturges 122c
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-6207
meyer@geneseo.edu

Lisa

Lisa Meyer has been a faculty member of Geneseo since 2001.

Faculty Information

Education

  • Ph.D., Emory University
My Classes

Socl 105:
S/M/Intro to Global Soc Change

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    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

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    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:

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    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