Comparing Canada: Methods and Perspectives on Canadian Politics

Comparing Canada: Methods and Perspectives on Canadian Politics

By: Luc Turgeon (editor), Jennifer Wallner (editor), Martin Papillon (editor), Stephen White (editor)Hardback

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As a resource for comparative outlooks on Canada, this collection will be an invaluable guide for scholars and students of political science.

About Author

Luc Turgeon and Jennifer Wallner are assistant professors in the School of Political Studies at the University of Ottawa. Martin Papillon is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the Universite de Montreal. Stephen White is a Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Political Science at Concordia University. Contributors: Daniel Beland, Eric Belanger, Antoine Bilodeau, Gerard W. Boychuk, Jean-Francois Godbout, Kristin R. Good, Peter Graefe, David Houle, Erick Lachapelle, Andre Lecours, Rianne Mahon, Michael Orsini, Barry G. Rabe, Laura B. Stephenson, Debra Thompson, Sarah Marie Wiebe

Contents

1 Introduction / Luc Turgeon Part 1: The Politics of Diversity 2 Framing Self-Determination: The Politics of Indigenous Rights in Canada and the United States / Martin Papillon 3 The Management of Nationalism in Canada and Spain / Andre Lecours 4 The Comparative Study of Race: Census Politics in Canada, the United States, and Great Britain / Debra Thompson Part 2: Political Mobilization 5 The Comparative Study of Canadian Voting Behaviour / Eric Belanger and Laura B. Stephenson 6 Canadian Immigrant Electoral Support in Comparative Perspective / Stephen White and Antoine Bilodeau 7 Between Hope and Fear: Comparing the Emotional Landscapes of the Autism Movement in Canada and the United States / Michael Orsini and Sarah Marie Wiebe Part 3: Political Institutions and Public Policy 8 Parliamentary Politics and Legislative Behaviour / Jean-Francois Godbout 9 Comparing Federations: Testing the Model of Market-Preserving Federalism on Canada, Australia, and the United States / Jennifer Wallner and Gerard W. Boychuk 10 Climate Compared: Sub-Federal Dominance on a Global Issue / David Houle, Erick Lachapelle, and Barry G. Rabe 11 Putting Canadian Social Policy in a Comparative Perspective / Rianne Mahon and Daniel Beland 12 Economic Development Policies in Ontario and Quebec: Thinking about Structures of Representation / Peter Graefe 13 Governing Immigrant Attraction and Retention in Halifax and Moncton: Do Linguistic Divisions Impede Cooperation? / Kristin R. Good 14 Conclusion / Martin Papillon, Luc Turgeon, Jennifer Wallner, and Stephen White Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774827843
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 356
  • ID: 9780774827843
  • ISBN10: 077482784X

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