Five College African Studies Program

Matthew McKeever

Associate Professor

Department of Sociology
Mount Holyoke College

Office: 100 Merrill House
Telephone: (413) 538-3235

Degree: Ph.D., UCLA (1996).

Research Interests: Inequality and social stratification, regional political organizations in southern Africa.

Courses include: Contemporary South Africa; Social Change in Southern Africa.

Publications: "Fall Back or Spring Forward? Labor Market Transitions and the Informal Economy in South Africa," "Reproduced Inequality: Participation and Success in the South African Informal Economy," "Racial Differences in Occupational Status and Income in South Africa, 1980 and 1991" (with Donald Treiman and Eva Fodor).

Languages: German.

Geographic focus: Southern Africa.