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Anderson, Cynthia

Burmeister, Larry

Castellano, Ursula

Faust, Kelly

Hatch, Laurie Russell

Henderson, Debra A.

Hoffman, Bruce

Kaufman, Nicole

Lee, Elizabeth M.

Li, Jieli

Mattley, Christine

Morgan, Charlie V.

Scanlan, Stephen J.

Thorne, Deborah

Vander Ven, Thomas

Welser, Howard T.


Bukky, Molly

Chapman, Kelli

Collins, Rebecca

Deb, Nikhil

Roberson, Roberta

Sauvage, Katlyn

Tufail, Aisha

Vaughan, Staci


Kuhre, Bruce

Myers, Lena

Schwartz, Martin

Shamblin, Don

Shelly, Robert

Dr. Larry Burmeister

Larry Burmeister

Ph.D.: Cornell University, 1985

Contact Information:
Phone: (740) 593-1380
Office: Bentley Annex 113

Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Specialization:
Sociology of Development; Sociology of Agriculture; Rural Sociology; Economic Sociology; Political Sociology; East Asian Societies; Agricultural and Rural Development Policy

Courses Taught:
Soc 4000: Emergent Social Theory
Soc 4320/5320: Political Sociology
Soc 4950: Food, Agriculture, & Society: Senior Capstone

Selected Publications:
Fulkerson, Gregory, Larry L. Burmeister, Brenda J. Vander Mey, and Ronald C. Wimberley. 2009. “The Global Perceptions and Stance Framework: Toward Clarifying Messy Global Outlooks in the United States.” Beliefs and Values 1(2):168-182.

Burmeister, Larry L.  2008.  “Resilience and Vulnerability in US Farm Policy: Parsing the Payment Limitation Debate.”  Agriculture and Human Values 25(2):183-186.

Sakamoto, Kiyohiko, Yong-Ju Choi, and Larry L. Burmeister.  2007.  “Framing Multifunctionality:  Agricultural Policy Paradigm Change in South Korea and Japan?”  International Journal of the Sociology of Food and Agriculture 15(1):24-45.

Burmeister, Larry L.  2006.  “Agricultural Cooperative Development and Change: A Window on South Korea’s Agrarian Transformation.”  Pp. 64-86 in Yun-Shik Chang and Steven H. Lee, eds., Pursuing Modernity:  Transformations in Twentieth Century Korea.  London and New York:  Routledge.

Burmeister, Larry L.  2002.  “Lagoons, Litter, and the Law:  CAFO Regulation as Social Risk Politics.”  Southern Rural Sociology 18(2):56-87.

Burmeister, Larry L., Gustav Ranis, and Michael Wang.  2002.  “Group Behaviour and Development:  A Comparison of Farmers’ Organizations in South Korea and Taiwan.”  Pp. 125-143 in Judith Heyer, Frances Stewart, and Rosemary Thorp, eds., Group Behaviour and Development:  Is the Market Destroying Cooperation? New York:  Oxford University Press.

Burmeister, Larry L.  2000.  “Dismantling Statist East Asian Agricultures?  Global Pressures and National Responses.”  World Development 28(3):443-455.

Burmeister, Larry L.  1999.  “From Parastatal Control to Corporatist Intermediation: The Korean Agricultural Cooperative in Transition.”  Pp. 110-138 in Dennis L.  McNamara, ed., Corporatism and Korean Capitalism.  London:  Routledge.

Burmeister, Larry L.  1988.  Research, Realpolitik, and Development in Korea:  The State and the Green Revolution.  Boulder, CO:  Westview Press.



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