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    CPSA Students Caucus Meeting








    Congrès annuel de l'ACSP 2019 - 4 juin 2019
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    Workshop: The Official Languages Act at 50
    Le 50e anniversaire de la Loi sur les langues officielles








    Congrès annuel de l'ACSP 2019 - 4 juin 2019
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    Reception: Department of Political Science
    University of British Columbia








    Congrès annuel de l'ACSP 2019 - 4 juin 2019
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    Association canadienne de science politique
    Programme du congrès annuel de l'ACSP 2019

    LA POLITIQUE AUTREMENT;
    PARLER FRANC, PARLER VRAI

    Organisé à l'Université de la Colombie-Britannique
    Mardi le 4 juin 2019 au jeudi 6 juin 2019
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    Discours présidentiel
    François Rocher, CPSA President

    Vie et mort d’un enjeu
    la science politique canadienne
    et la politique québécoise

    Location: CIRS 1250
    Mardi le 4 juin 2019 | 17 h 00 - 18 h 00
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    Keynote: UBCIC Grand
    Chief Stewart Phillip

    Asserting Indigenous
    Title and Rights in 2019

    Location: CIRS 1250
    Mardi le 4 juin 2019 | 10 h 30 - 12 h 00
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    Keynote Speaker: Wendy Brown
    In the Ruins of Neoliberalism:
    Our Predicaments:
    the Rise of Anti-democratic
    Politics in the West

    Location: CIRS 1250
    Mercredi le 5 juin 2019 | 14 h 00 - 15 h 30
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    Keynote Speaker: Roland Paris
    Canada Alone?
    Surviving in a Meaner World

    Location: CIRS 1250
    Jeudi le 6 juin 2019 | 10 h 30 - 12 h 00

Comportement politique/sociologie



F05(b) - Roundtable (Workshop 12) - Experiments in Political Science: Past, Present, and Future

Date: Jun 4 | Heure: 01:30pm to 03:00pm | Location: SWING 310

Sponsor / Commanditaire : The Laurier Institute for the Study of Public Opinion and Policy (LISPOP), Canada Research Chair in Electoral Democracy

Chair/Président/Présidente : Eline de Rooij (Simon Fraser University)

Donald P. Green (Columbia University)
Valérie-Anne Mahéo (Université de Montréal)

Abstract: Recent decades have seen a dramatic growth in the number of experiments conducted in political science. In part, this trend reflects technological changes that have reduced the real cost of conducting surveys with experimental variations or accessing large pools of subjects via online labor markets. The advent of experimental research also reflects a profound change in scholarly objectives, notably the "credibility revolution" that has swept the social sciences and focused new attention on the challenges of establishing causation. Increasing demands for credible demonstrations of cause-and-effect have led researchers to conduct experiments unobtrusively in real-world settings, thereby reducing (though not eliminating) the need to extrapolate from the experimental setting to the treatments, subjects, and outcomes of theoretical interest. As experimental research in political science has matured, the range of scholarly questions that are investigated in real-world settings has expanded beyond initial studies of electoral behavior in the United States to non-electoral behavior, elite behavior, and institutional design in a wide variety of countries. The resulting growth in reliable evidence has propelled stalled theoretical debates and brought about unprecedented cross-fertilization across social science disciplines. This Roundtable is sponsored by the Laurier Institute for the Study of Public Opinion and Policy (LISPOP)



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