Research

The Comparative Provincial Election Project (CPEP) team is committed to publishing the results of their research in a timely fashion.  Please see below for a list of papers, presentations, articles, chapters, and books as they are released.

Berdahl, L. and T. Raney. “Am I Albertan or Canadian? Assessing Citizens’ Provincial Identifications in Canada.” Presentation to the Canadian Political Science Association, Victoria, June, 2013.

Kanji, Mebs, Kerry Tannahill and Vincent Hopkins.  2015. “Support for Political Community in Quebec: Some Evidence from Quebec and Canada”, Canadian Political Science Review.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill. 2014. “Outlooks toward Democracy in Quebec”. Open Journal of Political Science,Vol. 4, No. 4.      

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill.  2014.  “Support for Political Leaders and Elected Representatives in Quebec”.Journal of Political Science and Public Affairs. Vol. 2, No. 2.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill. 2013. “Le malaise des Québécois: la confiance envers les institutions gouvernementales au Québec”, in Frédérick Bastien, Éric Bélanger and François Gélineau (eds.), Les Québécois aux urnes : Les partis, les médias et les citoyens en campagne. Montréal: Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal, pp. 75-90.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill.  2013.  “Outlooks toward Government Institutions in Quebec”. Open Journal of Political Science, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 184-194.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill. 2013.  “Support for Political Regime in Quebec.” Presentation to the Atlantic Provinces Political Science Association, Charlottetown, October, 2013.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill. 2013. “Support for Political Authorities in Quebec.” Presentation to the Prairie Political Science Association, Banff, September, 2013.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill.  2013. “Support for Political Community in Quebec.” Presentation to the Canadian Political Science Association, Victoria, June, 2013.

Kanji, Mebs and Kerry Tannahill. 2913. “Les attitudes envers les institutions gouvernementales au Québec.” Presentation at the Colloque sur l’élection Québécoise 2012 organized by the Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship, Québec, January, 2013.

Marland, Alex. 2015. “Going negative: Campaigning in Canadian provinces.” Canadian Political Science Review9(1): 14-27.

Marland, Alex. 2014. “The brand image of governing parties and leaders.” In First Among Unequals: The Premier, Politics, and Policy in Newfoundland and Labrador, eds. Alex. Marland and Matthew Kerby. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press. p.100-120.

Marland, Alex. 2013. “Public opinion monitoring by provincial governments: The prevalence of open line radio in Newfoundland and Labrador.” Canadian Journal of Communication 38: 649-661.

Marland, Alex. 2012. “A race for second place: The 2011 provincial election in Newfoundland and Labrador.” Canadian Political Science Review 6(2-3): 117-130.

Marland, Alex.  2012.  "Leaders and Brand Image in the 2011 Elections." Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Political Science Association, University of Alberta.

McGrane, David, and Loleen Berdahl. Forthcoming “Is Saskatchewan Still Social Democratic?” Journal of Canadian Studies

McGrane, David and Loleen Berdahl, "Small Worlds No More: Reconsidering Provincial Political Cultures in Canada", Regional and Federal Studies, Volume 23, Issue 4, (2013), pp. 479-493.

McGrane, David and Loleen Berdahl,  "Is Social Democracy Dead in Saskatchewan",  Paper presented to the 2013 Prairie Political Science Assocation Conference in Banff, Alberta on September 15, 2013. 

McGrane, David and Loleen Berdahl, “Conservative in what way?  Suburban Political Attitudes in Six Canadian Provinces”, Annual Conference of the Prairie Political Science Association Conference, Saskatoon, September 22, 2012. 

McGrane, David and Loleen Berdahl.  2012.  "A Country of 'Small Worlds' and Attitudes towards Federalism: Evidence from Canada."  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Political Science Association, University of Alberta.

Perrella, Andrea M.L., and Brian Tanguay. (2013). "Le Québec: marginal ou avant-gardiste? Le système partisan dans les provinces canadiennes." In Frédérick Bastien, Éric Bélanger and François Gélineau (eds.), Les Québécois aux urnes: Les partis, les médias et le citoyens en campagne. Montréal: Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal.

Rounce, Andrea.  2012.  "Voting Behaviour of Public Servants: Evidence from Six Canadian Provinces."  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Political Science Association, University of Alberta.

Roy, Jason and Anna Esselment. Forthcoming. "Partisans without Parties: Party Systems as Partisan Inhibitors".Canadian Journal of Political Science

Roy, Jason, Andrea Perrella, and Joshua Borden.  2012.  "Red Islands, Blue Seas, and Orange Mountains: Dissecting Voter Cleavages in the 2011 Provincial Elections."  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Political Science Association, University of Alberta.

Sampert, Shannon.  2015.  "Understanding Media Politics in the Manitoba Election." in Understanding the Manitoba Election, 2011.  Jared J. Wesley and Andrea Rounce, eds.  Regina: Canadian Plains Research Centre Press.

Summerlee, Lydia and Jared J. Wesley.  2015.  “Understanding Voter Turnout in Manitoba.”  In Disengaged?  Fixed Date, Democracy and Understanding the 2011 Manitoba Election.  Andrea D. Rounce and Jared J. Wesley, eds.   Regina: University of Regina Press.

Tannahill, Kerry and Mebs Kanji. 2015. “Québec”, in Jared Wesley (ed.), Big Worlds: Politics and Elections in the Canadian Provinces. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.

Thorlakson, Lori.  2015.  "Explaining the Federal-Provincial Turnout Gap in the Canadian Provinces." Canadian Political Science Review, 9(1), pp 164-175.

Thorlakson, Lori.  2015.  "Credit where credit is due? Attribution of economic policy responsibility by Canadian provincial electorates." Paper presented at the ECPR General Conference, Montreal, Quebec, 27-28 August 2015. 

Wesley, Jared J., ed.  Forthcoming.  Big Worlds: Politics and Elections in the Canadian Provinces.  Toronto: University of Toronto Press.

Wesley, Jared J.  2015.  “Understanding the 2011 Manitoba Election.”  In Disengaged?  Fixed Date, Democracy and Understanding the 2011 Manitoba Election.  Andrea D. Rounce and Jared J. Wesley, eds.   Regina: University of Regina Press.

Wesley, Jared J. and Andrea Rounce, eds.  2015.  Disengaged? Fixed Date, Democracy and Understanding the 2011 Manitoba Election.  Regina: University of Regina Press.