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Department of Sociology Isaacson, Rivers

M.A. Political Science, University of Colorado, Boulder 2006
B.A. Philosophy and Political Science, Westmont College, 2003


Gender and Sexuality, Queer theory, LGBTQ rights, consensual non-monogamies.

Research Interest

Rivers defended his political science Master’s thesis exploring the determinants of presidential decision-making during international militarized disputes in March 2006. Now pursuing a Ph.D. in sociology, Rivers’ research interests include examining the worldviews and subjective beliefs of couples who practice consensual non-monogamy, as well as researching issues relating to LGBTQ rights and social policies.


Wilson Short 210