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    Putting the Pieces of World Politics Together:

    Putting the Pieces of World Politics Together

  • Laura Stephenson holding a sign saying what shapes your political views

    How Social Structures Influence Voters: Associate Professor Laura Stephenson

  • Richard Vernon

    Thinking About Citizenship, and Beyond: Professor Richard Vernon

  • Joanna Quinn with three woman and a child from Uganda

    Taking a Human Approach to Human Rights, Truth and Reconciliation: Associate Professor Joanna Quinn

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Fighting For Votes: Parties, the Media and Voters in an Ontario Election

Elections are not just about who casts ballots - they reflect the citizens, parties, media, and history of an electorate.  Fighting For Votes examines how these factors interacted during a recent Ontario election.  The result is a sophisticated analysis of how parties influence voters in an era where [Read More].


Dr. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy Co-organized Conference on Feminism and Technology

Dr. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy has co-organized a conference on feminism and technology entitled Hacking Feminism.  This event is to be held at the Center for Transformative Media at the New School in NYC from May 9-10, 2015 [Read More].


Dr. Robert Young Earns 2015 Hellmuth Prize

Western professors Robert Young (Political Science) and Shiva Singh (Biology) have been awarded the 2015 Hellmuth Prize for Achievement in Research. The honour recognizes faculty members [Read More].


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