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Lord Durham’s Report: New Edition, Second Thoughts
The New Face of Citizenship: Uncovering a Radical Notion of Freedom
Anderson, Cameron and Goodyear-Grant, Elizabeth
Youth Turnout: New Evidence from the Ontario Students' Assembly on Electoral Reform
Gendered and Racialized Portrayals of the Governor General: Newspaper Coverage of Canada’s Head of State
Archer, Keith and Coletto, David
Groups who vote and groups who don’t: Political engagement in 6 countries
Public Governance and Accountability of Canadian Crown Corporations: Reformation or Transformation?
Banfield, Andrew C.
Til Death Do Us Part: The Same-Sex Marriage Debate in Canada and Australia
Local Health Integration Networks: The Arrival of Regional Health Authorities in Ontario
Beier, J. Marshall
Disarming Politics: Arms, Agency, and the (Post)politics of Disarmament Advocacy
Bélanger, Éric and Perrella, Andrea
Facteurs d’appui à la souveraineté du Québec chez les jeunes : une comparaison entre francophones, anglophones et allophones
Towards a Revised Conception of Social Citizenship: An Autonomy-Focused Model
Authoritarianism and Conservatism
Bilodeau, Antoine and Nevitte, Neil
Transition to Democracy Among Immigrants in Canada: Democratic Support and Conception of Democracy
Competence or Charisma? The Effects of Measurement on Why Some Leaders' Traits Matter More Than Others
Do the Legislative Actions of MPs Matter?
Blythe, Dion Mark
Considerations of Social Justice: Primary Social Goods and Functional Capabilities
Pressure Politics: Rethinking "Retaliation" in Canada-US Relations?
Mr. Harper Goes to War: Canada, Afghanistan, and the Return of “High Politics” in Canadian Foreign Policy
Brock, Kathy L.
Encouraging the Social Economy Through Public Policy: The Relationship Between the Ontario Government and Social Economy Organizations
Brock, Kathy L.
Open Federalism, Section 94, and Principled Federalism: Contradictions in Vision
Brooks, Jessica and Hoberg, George
One Ecosystem, Two Structures of Governance: Old Growth Forest Preservation in British Columbia and Alaska
Federalism and Political Change: Germany and Canada in Historical-Institutionalist Perspective
Pre-Budget Consultations in the Ontario Legislature: A Case Study of the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs
Burt, Sandra and Campbell, Sharon
Policy Frames, Networks, and Communities: Environmental Tobacco Smoke Legislation in Prince Edward Island
Burt, Sandra and Vogel, Ellen
Stakeholder Convergence on Nutrition Policy: A Cross Case Comparison of Case Studies in Canada, Costa Rica and Brazil
Busser, Mark Paul
Critical Versus Problem-solving Approaches to Security and the Responsibility to Protect
Beyond the Ethnonational Divide: Identity Politics and Women in Northern Ireland and Israel/Palestine
Cain, Patrick N.
Thomas Aquinas’ On Kingship: Political Philosophy, Theology, and Esoteric Writing
Cairns, James Irvine
Bringing Parliament to the People: A Mediated Politics Approach to the Speech from the Throne
Left and Right in 21st Century Canadian Politics: What is the Difference? Does it Matter?
A Staples Analysis of Women’s Political Leadership
Carter, Angela V.
Cursed by Oil? Institutions and Environmental Impacts in Alberta's Tar Sands
Community Arts and Social Change: Contingent Political Assemblages
Equality and Difference Feminisms and Simone de Beauvoir’s The Second Sex
Looking Back to Look Ahead: The Canadian Independence Debates in History
Analytics of Government, Theories of State: Governmentality and the Foucauldian Challenge to International Political Economy
Rallying Around the Flag? Political Parties' Reactions to Terrorist Acts
Chu, Wayne Wei-Yin
Of Blogs and Broadcasters: The Influence of Web Logs in Electoral Campaigns
Church, John and Smith, Neale
Health Reform in Alberta: The Introduction of Health Regions
Church, John and Smith, Neale
Health Reform and Wait Times in Alberta
Business as Usual? Corporatization and the Changing Role of Social Reproduction in the Organic Agro-Food Sector
Clark, Sean Michel
When Prometheus Falls: Managing Relative US Hegemonic Decline
Clark, Timothy David
Culture, Institutional Change and Food Security: The Case of Three Mapuche Communities in Region 1X in Chile
Cochrane, Chris and Nevitte, Neil
The Political Consequences of Value Bundling: Moral and Economic Values in Canada
Collier, Cheryl N.
How Party Matters: A Comparative Assessment of the Openness of Left- and Right- Wing Governments to Women's Issues in Ontario and British Columbia 1980-2002
Collier, Cheryl N.
Is Canada Ready for a New Universal Social Program? Comparing the Cases of Universal Medicare in the 1960s and "Universal" Child Care in the New Millennium
State-Market Partnership in Governing the Market: Singapore at the Crossroads
Structural Changes and Political Challenges: The New Democratic Party in the 1990s
Cross, William and Young, Lisa
Attitudinal and Motivational and Media Usage Factors Influencing the Decision of Young Political Engaged t Join a Political Party: An Investigation of the Canadian Case
Factions in Political Parties: Canadian and Comparative Perspectives
de Clercy, Cristine
Declining Political Survival Rates Among Parliamentary Party Leaders, 1867-2006: A Federal and Provincial Trend
de Larrinaga, Miguel
Reading Canadian Foreign Policy: The “Weaponization of Space” and the Debate on Ballistic Missile Defense
Culture, Identity, and the Courts: Group-Rights Scholarship and the Evolution of s. 35(1)
The Rise and Fall of Mexico's Green Movement
What Does it Really Mean to be Partisan? An Analysis of Government Advertising in Ontario
Elling, Benjamin and Elling, Richard
Municipal Employment Equity in Three Canadian Provinces: "What, Me Worry?"
The Birth of Canada's Charter: A Westminster Comparison
Evans, Bryan, Lum, Janet and Shields, John
Profiles of the Canadian Public Service Elite
Fisher, Kirsten J.
International Criminal Law and the Challenges of Domain Restriction
You Don’t Know What You Got ‘til It’s Gone:” Discourse, Disconnection, Catharsis, and the Ontario Citizen’s Assembly on Electoral Reform
Forbes, Hugh Donald
Burke on the Brink of the Volcano: Explaining the Theory of an Anti-theoretical Theorist
Fossum, John Erik
On the Prospects for a Viable Constitutional Patriotism in Complex Multinational Entities: Canada and the European Union Compared
Democratization, Transnationalism, and Gender Politics in Argentina and Chile
Executive Leadership and Fiscal Discipline: Explaining Political Entrepreneurship in Cases of Japan
The Impact of 9-11 on Human Security in Canada’s Foreign Policy
Natural Law and New Natural Law on Same-sex Marriage: The Problem of Moral Transformation
From Protest to Party: The Transformation of Post-Communist Opposition Movements in East-Central Europe
Urban Regime-building as a Strategy of Intergovernmental Reform: Explaining Toronto's Role in Immigrant Settlement and Multiculturalism Policy
Goodman, Nicole Janine
An Attitudinal Explanation of Low Youth Voter Turnout in the 2004 Canadian Federal Election
Grant, John K. and Ohemeng, Frank L.K.
Focusing Events and the Illusion of Paradigm Shift: The Sponsorship Scandal and the Reconfiguration of Public Accountability in Canada
Global Finance and Global Justice
Public Opinion Towards Canadian Foreign Policy in the 21st Century
The Three Rs of Relationship, Respect and Responsibility: Contributions of Aboriginal Political Thought for Ecologism and Decolonization in Canada
Green, Joyce and Napoleon, Val
Seeking Measures of Justice: Aboriginal Women’s Rights Claims, Legal Orders, and Politics
The Harper Impact on the Federal Ethics Regime
Ukraine's’Orange Revolution' and Why It Fizzled
Harrison, Kathryn and McIntosh Sundstrom, Lisa
The Comparative Politics of Climate Change
Health Care Privatization and the Workers' Compensation System in Canada
The Regionalisation of Political Culture
Henry, Laura A. and Sundstrom, Lisa McIntosh
Russia and the Kyoto Protocol: Seeking an Alignment of Interests and Image
Social Justice and Equality: Class and Opportunity in the Welfare State
Compromise and the Notwithstanding Clause: Why the Dominant Narrative Distorts our Understanding
Hill, Carey Anne, Lynn, Trevor and MacFarlane, Jonathan
Dangling Participants: Is the Kelowna Accord Constitutionally Binding as a Federal-Provincial Agreement or Treaty?
Policy Analytical Capacity as a Source of Policy Failure
Hueglin, Thomas O.
Descartes v. Vico: Some Observations about the Importance of the Method of Inquiry in the History of Political Thought
The Directional Path of Electoral Reform in New Brunswick
The Impact of Federalism on Intraparty Cohesion in Governing Parties: The Liberal Party of Canada and the British Labour Party
Learning to be Quiet: A Blueprint for Conflict Prevention in the European Union
Structural Bases of Canadian Party Preference: Evolution and Cross-National Comparison
Science, Analysis or Rhetoric? Teaching Public Policy in the Post-Postivist Era
Trade and Investment Dynamics in the Post-FTAA Environment: The Politics and Problems of Intra-Regional Co-operation
Primitive Accumulation and China's Industrial Revolution: Implications for North America
Cross-National Measurement of Social Care for Children: A Critique of Jonathan Bradshaw’s Family Benefit Package Methodology
Care, Identity and Inclusion in Multicultural Societies: A Response to Walter Benn Michaels’ The Trouble with Diversity
Khadga Bahadur, K.C.
Political Participation and Civic Literacy in Bajung: An Empirical Study with Correlation Analysis
Changes of Zoku-Giin in the LDP: The Impact of Prime Minister Koizumi's Leadership
Kido, Hideki and Nakamura, Etsuhiro
Why Municipality Governments in Japan Refused Amalgamation?
Koop, Royce and Carty, R.K.
Integrating Multi-Level Party Politics from the Ground Up: The Local Organizations of Canada's Liberal Parties
The Representation and Presentation of ‘Visible Minority’ MPPs in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario
Lambert, Lisa and Jansen, Harold J.
Party-Building by a State-Dependent Party: The Case of the Green Party of Canada
Research on Ethnies and Nations. Comparing is the way; But comparing what?
Pressurized Timber: Occupational Health and Safety Prevention Initiatives in BC
Canada as a Specialized International Power
L’aide à l’industrie aéronautique : polémique électorale ou réalité incontournable ?
Political Violence, Policy Disasters, and Distrust of Government: The Impact on Contemporary Political Science
Why Civics? Adopting Policy Causal Stories for Citizenship Education in Ontario
Internet-based Communication: Ideological Orientations and Canadian Party and Interest Group Strategies
The Diversity of Objections to Family-Structure-Based Public Policy
Loewen, Peter and Rubenson, Daniel
For Want of a Nail: Field Experiental Evidence on the Effectiveness of Direct Mail in a Political Campaign
Fifteen Years of European Union Citizenship
Campaign Finance and Campaign Success in Municipal Elections in the Toronto Region
"Political" Autonomy: What Does Mouffe Offer Contemporary Cultural Politics?
Rights Talk' and Reality in Canada: Does News Media Coverage Impoverish Political Discourse about the Charter?
Thomas Hobbes on Section 7 of the Charter: How are the Fundamental Principles of Justice Fundamental?
Reconstructing Women? Post-conflict Security and the Return to "Normal" in Sierra Leone
The Fewer School Boards Act and the Toronto District School Board: Educational Restructuring 1997-2007
Marier, Patrick and Skinner, Suzanne
The Impact of Gender and Immigration on Pension Outcomes in Canada
What Idle Political Scientists Can Learn from Canadian Idol
From Advertising to Zone Houses: A look at Candidates' Campaign Spending in the 2006 Canadian Election
The Lost Logic of State-Owned Banks: Mexico, Turkey, and Neoliberalism
Marshall, Janine L., Thomas, Melanee and Gigendil, Elisabeth
The Efficacy of Enigma: Explaining the Gender Gap in Internal Political Efficacy in Canada and the United States
Marwah, Inder Singh
Adjudicating the Basic Liberties: Procedural Solutions to Reasonable Problems
Matthews, J. Scott
Framing and Affective Sources of Political Judgment
Socio-Economic Determinants of Voting Behaviour in Canadian Provincial Elections from 1984 to 2004
The "Conduct of Conduct": Great-Power Management in the Concert of Europe
Meadows, David James
Identity and the Effects of Ideational and Ideological Preferences on Monetary and Macroeconomic Policy: An Examination of the Former Eastern Bloc Countries
The McGuinty Government and Image Generation
Census Making, Race and Population in Mid-20th C. Peru
Merolla, Jennifer, Stephenson, Laura and Zechmeister, Elizabeth
Can Canadians Take a Hint? The (In)Effectiveness of Party Labels as Information Shortcuts in Canada
Watching the Watch Dog: How "Canada's National Newspaper" Missed The War on Freedom
Anarchy in Somalia: Warlords, Islamic Courts and the Ethiopian Factor
The Political Knowledge and Political Participation of Young Canadians and Americans
« Nous », les « autres » et le dialogue interculturel / « Us », the « others » and intercultural dialog
Transitional Justice as Global Project: Critical Reflections
Women in the 2005-2006 Canadian Election: Children, Women, Inclusion and the Reserve Force of Voters
Transitional Justice in the Aftermath of Transition to Democracy: The Experience of Ghana's National Reconciliation Commission
The Transformation of Japanese Conservatism and Koizumi Revolution
Refugess and the Evolution of International Cooperation
Ostberg, C.L. and Wetstein, Matthew E.
Examining Gender Difference in the Canadian and U.S. Supreme Courts in Economic Disputes
All Pain, No Gain: The Assymetric Relationship Between Econimic Conditions and Incumbent Support in Canada and the United States
Owen, Andrew and Tucker, Joshua
It's a Multifaceted Economic Effect, Studip! Conventional vs. Transitional Economic Voting in Poland 1997-2005
Les enjeux de la sécurité en Arctique
Majoritarian Parties in Multi-Party Parliaments
Perez (Gadot), Alma
Money Time - When Alternative Theory Meets Practice: How Non-Governmental Idealist Professionals Exercise Participatory Urban Planning
The Liberty to Culture, A Substantial Liberty Approach
Why Failure is an Essential Option: Building Accountability Insurance Into Energy and Environmental Policy
Perrella, Andrea and Bélanger, Éric
Attitudes About Federalism among Quebec Youth
Engaging Al Qaeda? Armed Groups, Information and Coercion
Porter, Tony and Webb, Michael
The Role of the OECD in the Orchestration of Global Knowledge Networks
Poteete, Amy R.
How National Political Competition Affects Resource Management: The Case of Community Based Natural Resource Development
Quinn, Joanna R.
Haiti's Failed Truth Commission: Lessons in Transitional Justice
Quinn, Joanna R.
A Gendered Perspective on Customary Mechanisms in Uganda in Pursuit of Transitional Justice
States on Steroids: The Evolution of Climate Policy in the American Intergovernmental Context
L’anthropologie politique d’Aristote et d’Epicure : opposition ou confluence?
Voter Heterogeneity: The Direct and Indirect Effect of Information
Sampert, Shannon and Treiberg, Natasja
Red, White and Blue: American Foreign Policy in Country Music
Sawer, Marian and Laycock, David
Down with Elites and Up with Inequality: Market Populism in Australia and Canada
Sayers, Anthony M.
Electoral Volatility and Political Party Organization in Canada and Australia
Theorizations on Exclusionary Citizenship: Gender, Race, and Multiculturalism in Canada
Schreurs, Miranda A. and Tiberghien, Yves
Multi-Level Reinforcement: Explaining European Union Leadership in Climate Change Mitigation
The Paradox of Amalgamation: An Analysis of Municipal Restructuring Practices in Ontario
Rhetoric in Canadian and American Foreign Policy Post-9/11 - A Case Study of Intervention in Kosovo and Afghanistan
Policy Failure, Policy Learning and Policy Development in a Context of Internationalization
Historical Institutionalism and Comparative Federalism: Lesbian and Gay Rights Policies in Canada and the U.S.
Don’t You Know That Tears are Not Enough? Transnational Campaigns, Canadian Foreign Aid and the Politics of Shame
Political Decay and State Collapse: Understanding Developments in Haiti Surrounding the Overthrow of Jean-Bertrand Aristide
Receptions at Queen's Park: More Than Just Free Food
Stephenson, Laura B.
Parties and Partisans: The Influence of Ideology and Brokerage on the Durability of Partisanship in Canada
Stewart, David and Stewart, Ian
Retreat From Democracy ? The Return of the Delegated Leadership Convention in Nova Scotia
Systemic Elements in Poliheuristic Theory of Decision Making
Arendt’s Notion Performative Self-Disclosure
Teyssier, Ronan and Houle, David
From an Agenda to the Other: Environmental Issue Dynamics in Quebec
A Glimpse of the Future? What the Minority Governments of the 38th and 39th Parliaments Can Teach About Proposals for Electoral Reform
The (Mono-)Racial Contract: Mixed-Race Implications
Thomson, Susan M.
The Unity-Generating Machine: State Power and Gacaca Trials in Post-genocide Rwanda
Is There Room in Liberal Theory for Aboriginal Rights as Understood by Aboriginal Peoples?
Dismantling White Canada: Race, Rights and the Origins of the Points System
Trimble, Linda, Treiberg, Natasja and Girard, Sue
"Joan of Arc and the Xena Princesses": Newspaper Coverage of Female Prime Ministers in Canada and New Zealand
Public Policy and Poverty in Africa Sub-Saharan
Ombudsman Ontario and Mandate Modernization: What are the Chances?
Gender and Multiculturalism: Analyzing the Relaltionship Between Multiculturalism, Liberalism and Women's Rights
Reconsidering the Federal Ethics Regime: Does Canada need an Ethics Commissioner?
Mothering and the Sacrifice of Self: Women and Friendship in Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics
Wasko, Kevin and O’Neill, Brenda
The Urban/Suburban/Rural Cleavage in Canadian Political Opinion
Way, Laura A
“Bringing the Region to the World and the World to the Region:” The Impact of Place on the Role of Universities in Non-Metropolitan Regions
Wesley, Jared J.
Canadian Provincial Party Systems - Toward A New Comparative Framework
Wesley, Jared J.
Choice or Consensus: The 2006 Federal Liberal and Alberta Conservative Leadership Campaigns
White, Stephen and Nevitte, Neil
Trade, Welfare States and Confidence in Domestic Political Institutions
Aboriginal Rights and Canadian Environmental Policy: Enhancing Sustainability or a Justification of Deregulation?
Williams, Mark S.
Racial Contract Theory and Canadian Foreign Policy
Wilner, Alexandre S.
The Little Black Box that Could: Third Level Variables and Canada’s Evolving Foreign Policy
Accommodating Difference or Ensuring Sameness? Integration Policy in Sweden
Winstanley, Katherine Louise
Construction Identities: Paramilitary Disarmamament and Ceasefire in Northern Ireland and the Basque Country
Wipf, Kevin George
The Prairie Divide: Contemporary Agricultural Policy-Making in Western Canada
Harvesting Public Policy? Private Influence on Agricultural Trade Policy in Canada
Wolinetz, Steven B.
Party System Institutionalization: Bringing the System Back IN
Electoral Reform and The Dynamics of Federal-Provincial Conflict in Canada
Young, Lori and Bélanger, Éric
Bloc Québécois in the House: The Nature of Sovereignist Representation in the Canadian Parliament