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    Canadian Political Science Association
    2019 Annual Conference Programme


    Hosted at the University of British Columbia
    Tuesday, June 4 to Thursday, June 6, 2019
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    Presidential Address:
    François Rocher, CPSA President

    Life and Death of an Issue:
    Canadian Political Science and
    Quebec Politics

    Location: CIRS 1250
    Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | 05:00pm to 06:00pm
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    Keynote: UBCIC Grand
    Chief Stewart Phillip

    Asserting Indigenous
    Title and Rights in 2019

    Location: TBD
    June 04, 2019 | 10:30am to 12:00pm
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    Keynote Speaker: Wendy Brown
    Max Weber's Provocations,
    Our Predicaments:
    The Politics of
    Knowledge and Power

    Location: TBD
    Wednesday, June 5, 2019 | 02:00pm to 03:30pm
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    Keynote Speaker: Roland Paris
    Canada Alone?
    Surviving in a Meaner World

    Location: TBD
    Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 10:30am to 12:00pm


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All Sessions - June 04 2019

Day 1 - Special Events (08:30 am - 10:00 am)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
R01Special EventsFeatured Talk - Climate Change Mitigation: Carbon Pricing in the Canadian Federation - Joint UBC/ CPSA/ ESAC SessionJun 408:30am to 10:00amThe NEST 2601

Day 1 - Session 1 (08:45 am - 10:15 am)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
A01(a)Canadian PoliticsCanadian Political ExecutiveJun 408:45am to 10:15am
A01(b)Canadian PoliticsCandidates, Nominations and RepresentationJun 408:45am to 10:15am
A01(c)Canadian PoliticsCanadian Political Parties and ElectionsJun 408:45am to 10:15am
B01(a)Comparative PoliticsComparative Study of Intergovernmental Relations Through Administrative and Political Routes between Central and Intermediate-Level Sub-National GovernmentsJun 408:45am to 10:15am
B01(b)Comparative PoliticsMigration: Policies and Practice IJun 408:45am to 10:15am
C01(a)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsWorkshop: Canada-US Relations under TrumpJun 408:45am to 10:15am
C01(b)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsLegal Mobilization in International Courts: Roles of Activists and ProsecutorsJun 408:45am to 10:15am
D01(a)Law and Public PolicyWorkshop: The Official Languages Act at 50 / Le 50e anniversaire de la Loi sur les langues officielles IJun 408:45am to 10:15am
D01(b)Law and Public PolicyJudiciary LimitationsJun 408:45am to 10:15am
E01Local and Urban PoliticsMunicipal Electoral ParticipationJun 408:45am to 10:15am
F01(a)Political Behaviour/SociologyExplaining the VoteJun 408:45am to 10:15am
F01(b)Political Behaviour/SociologyWorkshop: Democratic Accountability in Comparative Perspective: Representation in Westminster Style SystemsJun 408:45am to 10:15am
G01Political EconomyUpping the Ante: Examining Contentious Stakeholder Politics and the Evolution of Energy GovernanceJun 408:45am to 10:15am
H01(a)Political TheoryPolitical Theory and Karl MarxJun 408:45am to 10:15am
H01(b)Political TheoryJustice and Diversity IJun 408:45am to 10:15am
H01(c)Political TheoryRoundtable: Abraham Singer's, “The Form of the Firm”Jun 408:45am to 10:15am
J01Provincial and Territorial Politics in Canada and BeyondTerritorial Political Systems and Provincial Administrative TribunalsJun 408:45am to 10:15am
K01CPSA/CAPPA section on Public AdministrationGovernment, Information, and New MediaJun 408:45am to 10:15am
L01Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsIndigeneity, Immigration, and Media Messaging: Assessing Framing, Social Media, and Digital DemocracyJun 408:45am to 10:15am
M01(c)Teaching and Professional PracticeAcademic Parenting: A View from the TrenchesJun 408:45am to 10:15am
M01(b)Teaching and Professional PracticeRoundtable Series: Teaching and Learning After the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Panel 1 of 8. Thematic Discussion. Classroom Conversations on Indigenous and Settler Histories in CanadaJun 408:45am to 10:15am
N01Women, Gender, and PoliticsSexual Identity, Sexual Violence, and MigrationJun 408:45am to 10:15am
P01PostersPoster Sessions - Group 1Jun 408:45am to 10:15am
R01Special EventsRoundtable: The Problematic of ReconciliationJun 408:45am to 10:15am

Day 1 - Special Events (09:00 am - 10:15 am)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom

Day 1 - Coffee Break (10:15 am - 10:30 am)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom

Day 1 - Session 2 (10:30 am - 12:00 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
A03(a)Canadian PoliticsCanadian House of CommonsJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
A03(d)Canadian PoliticsIndigenous Politics IJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
A03(b)Canadian PoliticsDiversity and Canadian PoliticsJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
A03(b)Canadian PoliticsRoundtable: Doing Politics Differently? Women Premiers in Canada’s Provinces and TerritoriesJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
B03(b)Comparative PoliticsIssues Come Election TimeJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
B03(a)Comparative PoliticsMigration: Policies and Practice IIJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
C03(a)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsWorkshop: America's Relative Decline and Power Transition EastwardJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
C03(b)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsDemocratization and BackslidingJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
D03Law and Public PolicyWorkshop: The Official Languages Act at 50 / Le 50e anniversaire de la Loi sur les langues officielles IIJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
E03Local and Urban PoliticsVancouver's Municipal ElectionJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
F03(a)Political Behaviour/SociologyElectoral Reforms: Who Can Vote and How to Vote?Jun 410:30am to 12:00pm
F03(b)Political Behaviour/SociologyWorkshop: Democratic Accountability in Comparative PerspectiveJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
G03Political EconomyPerspectives on Contemporary Populism: From Theory to PracticeJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
H03Political TheoryPolitical Theory and Alexis de TocquevilleJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
J03Provincial and Territorial Politics in Canada and BeyondFiscal Federalism, Program Funding, and Fiscal ConstraintsJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
K03(a)CPSA/CAPPA section on Public AdministrationCivil Servants, Public Organizations and Autonomy from Elected OfficialsJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
K03(b)CPSA/CAPPA section on Public AdministrationA Critical Perspective on Policy-Making in CanadaJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
L03(a)Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsReflecting on Immigration, Communities, the Ethics of Care, and the Carceral StateJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
L03(b)Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsBorders, Ethnic Conflict, and RaceJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
M03(b)Teaching and Professional PracticeKnowledge, Power and Pedagogical PracticeJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
N03Women, Gender, and PoliticsRepresentation, Equality and PolicymakingJun 410:30am to 12:00pm
R03Special EventsKeynote: UBCIC Grand Chief Stewart Phillip - Asserting Indigenous Title and Rights in 2019Jun 410:30am to 12:00pm

Day 1 - Session 3 (Lunch / Déjeuner) (12:00 pm - 01:30 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
B04Comparative PoliticsSubnational PoliticsJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
C04CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsISA Canada Professional Development Workshop I: Navigating the International Relations Job MarketJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
E04(a)Local and Urban PoliticsLocal Deliberative Democracy IJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
E04(b)Local and Urban PoliticsWorkshop: Stealth Marketing in Politics and Public Policy IJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
J04Provincial and Territorial Politics in Canada and BeyondRoundtable: Applied Canadian Theory and Canadian PoliticsJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
M04(a)Teaching and Professional PracticeRoles & Models & PedagogiesJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
M04(c)Teaching and Professional PracticeThree Minute Thesis Competition (Heat 1)Jun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
N04Women, Gender, and PoliticsRoundtable: Stitch n’ Bitch: Social Media and the Political Scientist (see M04(b))Jun 412:00pm to 01:30pm
R04Special EventsRoundtable: Reconciliation as if Women Mattered: Colonialism, Patriarchy, Privilege and Indigenous LiberationJun 412:00pm to 01:30pm

Day 1 - Business and Committee Meetings (12:00 pm - 01:00 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
S04Business and Committee MeetingsCPSA Students Caucus Meeting / Réunion du caucus des étudiants de l’ACSPJun 412:00pm to 01:00pm

Day 1 - Business and Committee Meetings (01:00 pm - 01:45 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom

Day 1 - Session 4 (01:30 pm - 03:00 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
A05(a)Canadian PoliticsCanadian Elections and LawJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
A05(b)Canadian PoliticsCanadian Political CommunicationsJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
A05(c)Canadian PoliticsRoundtable: Provincial Battles, National Prize? Election Campaigns in a Federal StateJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
B05(a)Comparative PoliticsTopics in Muslim SocietiesJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
B05(b)Comparative PoliticsChallenges to Westminster DemocraciesJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
C05(a)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsWorkshop: Taking Stock on Gender Studies in IRJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
C05(b)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsInstitutional Change in Security Forces IJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
C05(c)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsContemporary Diplomatic Studies: Understanding Diplomatic Practices, Actors, Spaces, and TechnologiesJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
D05(a)Law and Public PolicyWorkshop: The Official Languages Act at 50 / Le 50e anniversaire de la Loi sur les langues officielles IIIJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
D05(b)Law and Public PolicyHealth PolicyJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
E05(a)Local and Urban PoliticsLocal Deliberative Democracy IIJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
E05(b)Local and Urban PoliticsWorkshop: Stealth Marketing in Politics and Public Policy IIJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
F05(a)Political Behaviour/SociologyCandidates, Campaigns, and the VoteJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
F05(b)Political Behaviour/SociologyRoundtable (Workshop 12) - Experiments in Political Science: Past, Present, and FutureJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
G05(a)Political EconomyPolitics of Resource ExtractionJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
G05(b)Political EconomyFairness and InequalityJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
H05(a)Political TheoryReason and RationalismJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
H05(b)Political TheoryRights and Duties IJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
J05Provincial and Territorial Politics in Canada and BeyondWorkshop: Public-Private Partnerships IJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
K05CPSA/CAPPA section on Public AdministrationToo Big to Fail or Jail? Exploring Structural Theories of Business Power After the Financial CrisisJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
L05Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsNegotiating Indigenous Claims Through the United Nations and National InstitutionsJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
N05Women, Gender, and PoliticsMicro-Paper Roundtable: Evaluating Equality in Canada's Elected Bodies: Insights on Today and Recommendations for TomorrowJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm
R05Special EventsRoundtable: That Little Land Theft Matter: Reconciliation and TitleJun 401:30pm to 03:00pm

Day 1 - Coffee Break (03:00 pm - 03:15 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom

Day 1 - Session 5 (03:15 pm - 04:45 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
A07(a)Canadian PoliticsCanadian Public Policy IJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
A07(b)Canadian PoliticsIs Canada PolarizingJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
A07(c)Canadian PoliticsCandidates, Citizens and CampaignsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
B07(c)Comparative PoliticsMuslim Immigrants and Host SocietiesJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
B07(a)Comparative PoliticsExtreme Right PartiesJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
B07(b)Comparative PoliticsStudent MovementsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
C07(a)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsThe Challenges of Balancing Sovereingty, Resistance, and Human RightsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
C07(b)CPSA/ISA-Canada section on International RelationsPerspectives on the Evolving Nature of War and WarriorsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
D07(a)Law and Public PolicyThe Politics of TaxationJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
D07(b)Law and Public PolicyCourts in State Action Authority Building, Power Struggle, and Language Diffusion of Courts and the Legal ProfessionJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
D07(c)Law and Public PolicyWorkshop: The 50th anniversary of the Official Languages Act / Le 50e anniversaire de la Loi sur les langues officielles IVJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
E07Local and Urban PoliticsMicro-paper Roundtable: ‘Creatures of Provinces’ or Local Democracies? Exploring the Place of Municipalities in Canada’s Democracy in Light of the Doug Ford Government’s Interference in Toronto’s Municipal ElectionJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
F07(a)Political Behaviour/SociologyWho Votes?Jun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
F07(b)Political Behaviour/SociologyWorkshop 12: Persuasion and MobilizationJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
G07Political EconomyPolitical Economy of LabourJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
H07(a)Political TheoryPolitical Obligation and AuthorityJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
H07(b)Political TheoryRights and Duties IIJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
H07(c)Political TheoryJustice and RightsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
J07Provincial and Territorial Politics in Canada and BeyondWorkshop: Public-Private Partnerships IIJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
K07CPSA/CAPPA section on Public AdministrationComplex Environmental Governance and Policy Implementation Challenges: Speaking Truth to PractitionersJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
L07(a)Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsThe Politics of Race and Racialization: Interrogating ‘Racial Essentialism,’ Political Socialization, Gentrification and Participatory BudgetingJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
L07(b)Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsReflecting on the Harmful Legacies of Child Welfare Institutions and Indian Residential SchoolsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
L07(c)Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and PoliticsRoundtable: The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Progress on Implementation in CanadaJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
M07Teaching and Professional PracticeRoundtable: Creating Spaces of Engagement - Policy Justice and the Practical Craft of Deliberative DemocracyJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
M07Teaching and Professional PracticeRealigning Educational Spaces in Political ScienceJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm
N07Women, Gender, and PoliticsRoundtable: Divergent Gender Gaps in Political Representation in Japan, Korea, and Taiwan: Beyond Institutional Analyses of Mixed-member Majoritarian SystemsJun 403:15pm to 04:45pm

Day 1 - Presidential Address (05:00 pm - 06:00 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
R07Special EventsPresidential Address / Discours présidentiel: Life and Death of an Issue: Canadian Political Science and Quebec Politics / Vie et mort d’un enjeu : la science politique canadienne et la politique québécoiseJun 405:00pm to 06:00pmCIRS 1250

Day 1 - Departmental Reception (06:00 pm - 07:30 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom
R07Special EventsReception/Réception: Department of Political Science, University of British ColumbiaJun 406:00pm to 07:30pmSage Bistro, Peter Wall Centre

Day 1 - Special Events (12:00 am - 10:00 pm)

IDSectionEvent NameDateTimeRoom

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