Ontario and Quebec Politics
This course is a comparative study of politics in Canada’s two largest provinces. After an examination of the historical origins of political life in Ontario and Quebec, it explores similarities and differences between these jurisdictions in a number of domains including immigration and multiculturalism policies; their welfare states, the extent of their state intervention in the economy, the size of their provincial governments and their relationships with Ottawa.
Format and Requirements
One two-hour lecture per week. Course requirements TBA.
POL214H1/ POL214Y1/ POL215H5/ POL216H5/ POL224H1/ POL224Y1/ POLB50Y3
January 26, 2023
Congratulations to our 2021/22 undergraduate award & scholarship recipients! Following a two-year hiatus, the department was delighted to return to hosting our undergraduate awards in-person this year to celebrate our...
June 3, 2021
In a bid to motivate her students in what has been a very difficult academic year, Professor Rebecca Kingston decided to give those enrolled in the winter 2021 term of...
May 21, 2020
Congratulations to undergraduate student Cheryl Cheung who has received a University of Toronto Excellence Award (UTEA). Going into her third year majoring in political science, with minors in visual studies...
January 29, 2020
Congratulations to all our amazing undergraduate students who picked up one the department’s twenty-three awards and scholarships at our annual undergraduate awards ceremony. In attendance were Dean of Arts &...