Voting Behaviour in Canada

Voting Behaviour in Canada

By: Laura B. Stephenson (editor), Cameron D. Anderson (editor)Hardback

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Description

This book will be of interest to anyone concerned with Canadian or comparative political behaviour.

About Author

Cameron D. Anderson and Laura B. Stephenson are assistant professors in the Department of Political Science at the University of Western Ontario. Contributors: Eric Belanger, Antoine Bilodeau, Amanda Bittner, Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant, Mebs Kanji, J. Scott Matthews, Richard Nadeau, and Mark Pickup.

Contents

1 The Puzzle of Elections and Voting in Canada / Cameron D. Anderson and Laura B. Stephenson Part 1: Long-Standing Attachments and Voting 2 Who Votes for Women Candidates and Why? Evidence from Recent Canadian Elections / Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant 3 The New Immigrant Voter, 1965-2004: The Emergence of a New Liberal Partisan? / Antoine Bilodeau and Mebs Kanji 4 The Catholic-Liberal Connection: A Test of Strength / Laura B. Stephenson 5 Parties and Partisans: The Influence of Ideology and Brokerage on the Durability of Partisanship in Canada / Eric Belanger and Laura B. Stephenson Part 2: Short-Term Influences on Voting Behaviour 6 Economic Voting in Canada: Assessing the Effects of Subjective Perceptions and Electoral Context / Cameron D. Anderson 7 Third-Party Support in Canadian Elections: The Role of the Economy / Eric Belanger and Richard Nadeau 8 Personality Matters: The Evaluation of Party Leaders in Canadian Elections / Amanda Bittner Part 3: Proximate Considerations in Vote Choice 9 Enlightenment, Equalization, or What? Campaigns, Learning, and the Economy in Canadian Elections / J. Scott Matthews 10 Election Campaign Polls and Democracy in Canada: Examining the Evidence behind the Common Claims / Mark Pickup 11 Reflecting on Lessons from the Canadian Voter / Cameron D. Anderson and Laura B. Stephenson Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774817837
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780774817837
  • weight: 620
  • ISBN10: 0774817836

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