Robert Liebman


Mailing Address:
Department of Sociology
P.O. Box 751
Portland, OR 97207-0751

Shipping Address:
Department of Sociology
1721 SW Broadway, #217
Portland, OR 97201

Phone: (503) 725-3601
Fax: (503) 725-3957

Office Location: Cramer Hall 217M



Interests: Organizations, Movements, and Social Change; Comparative-Historical Analysis

Research: 1. Occupy in Oregon:  Diffusion of a Social Movement Form, 2. Disestablishment of American Weddings, 3. Schisms, mergers, and transformations in US denominations and congregations, 4. Comparative Approaches in Teaching Sociology

Courses Taught:

SOC 350U: Adulthood in US, Japan, & Europe

SOC 410/510: Family & Identity:  Marriage in Old & New Worlds

SOC 452/552: Education and Equality:  US & PDX

SOC 454/554: Sociology Through Film

SOC 436U/536: Social Movements

SOC 594: Theory Construction and Research