François-Pierre Gingras
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Dr. François-Pierre Gingras
Department of Political Science
University of Ottawa

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75, Laurier Street East (room 058)
P.O. Box 450, Station A
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5 Canada
Fax: +1 (613) 562-5371
Telephone: +1 (613) 562-5800, ext. 1652
E-mail: fgingras@uottawa.ca

I teach Political Science at the University of Ottawa since 1976.
I have also taught Political Science at McMaster University (Hamilton, Ontario) from 1971 to 1976, and been visiting professor at Carleton University (Ottawa), Université Laval (Québec City), Université du Québec à Montréal, Université du Québec à Hull and York University's Glendon College (Toronto).

I have been chairman of the Political Science Department and director of Graduate Studies in Political Science at the University of Ottawa.

Ph.D. Sociology (Université René Descartes, Paris), 1971
M.A. Sociology (McGill University), 1969
B.A. Sociology (Université de Montréal [Collège Sainte-Marie]), 1967.


My areas of academic interest are:

Canadian Parties and Elections
Politics in Ontario and Québec
Political Sociology and social movements
Reasearch Methods in Social Sciences
Comparative Nationalism
Sociology of Religion


I teach the following courses (in French):

Introduction to Research Methods in Political Science.
Introduction to Canadian Politics.
Politics in Ontario.
Parties and Elections.
Nationalism .
Graduate Seminar in Canadian Politics.
Doctoral Seminar in Research Methods.


My current research topics are:

Le défi de la thèse, forthcoming on the Web, September 2000.

SOS Montfort : documents, témoignages et analyses, Éditions du Nordir, Ottawa, 2000 (forthcoming).

Les approches méthodologiques en sciences humaines, Éditions L'Harmattan (Montréal et Paris), in preparation.

Persuasion, Ashgate, UK, 2001 (forthcoming, with Zlatko Isakovic).

Multiples Identities, (in preparation).

Comparaisons of nationalist movements in Québec, Scotland and Swiss Jura.

Pop artists and political protest.


Click here for a list of my recent publications

in print
or on the Web

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Updated February 9, 2002.