Faculty of Social Sciences
Associate Professor specializing in Comparative Politics
Phone: 905-688-5550 ext 3893
B.A. (Hons.), University of Manitoba; MA, Ph.D., Carleton University
Ethnicity, civil society and development: my current projeect is a comparative analysis of the different approaches to development followed by Botswana, Ghana and Mauritius.
* 'Civil society and development: normative, theoretical and practical considerations' , in Ahmed Shafiqul Hoque and Habib Zafarullah, eds. International Development Governance . New York : Taylor & Francis, 2006, pp. 237-251.
* 'Popular participation in contentious policy areas: education policy in Mauritius' , (co-authored with S. Bunwaree and B.W. Carroll) Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis 7:2 (June 2005), pp. 155-176.
* 'The rapid emergence of civil society in Botswana' , (co-authored with B.W. Carroll), Commonwealth and Comparative Politics 42:3 (November 2004), pp. 333-355.
* ‘Trouble in Paradise: ethnic conflict in Mauritius’, (co-authored with B. Carroll), The Journal of Commonwealth and Comparative Politics 38:2 (July 2000), pp. 25-50.
* ‘Accommodating ethnic diversity in a modernizing democratic state: theory and practice in the case of Mauritius’, (co-authored with B. Carroll) Ethnic and Racial Studies 23:1 (January 2000), pp. 120-42.
* ‘The consolidation of democracy in Mauritius’, (co-authored with B. Carroll), Democratization, 6:1 (Spring 1999), pp. 179-97.
* ‘Civic networks, legitimacy, and the policy process’, (co-authored with B. Carroll), Governance 12:1 (January 1999), pp. 1-28.
* ‘State and ethnicity in Botswana and Mauritius’, (co-authored with B. Carroll), The Journal of Development Studies 33:4 (April 1997), pp. 464-86.
* Studying Politics: Argument and Analysis (co-authored with N. Baxter-Moore and R. Church) Toronto: Copp Clark Longman, 1994.
* ‘‘Owners, immigrants and ethnic conflict in Fiji and Mauritius,’ Ethnic and Racial Studies 17:2 (April 1994), pp. 301-24.
* ‘Islam and political community in the Arab world,’ International Journal of Middle East Studies 18:2 (May 1986), pp. 185-204.
* ‘Secularization and states of modernity,’ World Politics 36:3 (April 1984), pp. 362-382.