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Areas of Expertise: Quebec politics; Canadian political parties; Canadian politics; Ontario politics; Social movements and interest groups (Canada)
Biography: Dr. Tanguay's current research focuses on electoral reform in liberal democracies and on the evolving division of labour between political parties and organized interests. He is also interested in Quebec politics, especially the evolution of the party…
Associate Professor, Communication Studies, MA CAST
Areas of Expertise: political communication (Canada, UK); alternative and radical media; social movements and media (including social media); journalism and print communication (versus digital media); post-secondary issues (Canada, UK)
Biography: Dr. Pimlott has taught communication and cultural studies at four different higher education institutions in Greater London, UK, while doing freelance editorial work and conference organizing. …
Areas of Expertise: Sociology of Aging Sociology of Religion Sociology of Social Movements
Biography: I joined the Department of Sociology in …
Assistant Professor (Currently On Leave)
Areas of Expertise: Social cultural anthropology; urban anthropology; democracy and transparency; social movements and activism; street vending; Java, Indonesia, Southeast Asia
Biography: I am a socio-cultural anthropologist specializing in Southeast Asia and Indonesia. My ethnographic research in Indonesia has focused on the social and cultural effects of democratic change on the urban underclass in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. In particular,…
Assistant Professor, Society, Culture, and Environment
Areas of Expertise: Theories of imperialism; Global political economy and development; Canadian political economy and relations with the Global South; Canada and Latin America; Social movements and resistance; Capitalism and ecology; Marxist theory
Biography: Teaching 2013-2014 …