Mebs Kanji




Concordia University
Department of Political Science
Email: Mebs.Kanji@concordia.ca







Research
Mebs Kanji is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Concordia University. As a specialist of Canadian politics, he has an interest in questions of value diversity and social cohesion. His recent publications have explored support for politicians and democratic values in Quebec. Professor Kanji is also involved in research on religion and the state.


Publications
Priming Public Opinion Research: A Sustained and Systematic Approach (2nd Edition)
Year: 2006
Place: ITP Nelson


Value Diversity and Support for Electoral Reform in Canada
Journal: PS: Political Science and Politics
Volume: 39
issue: 4
Year: 2006
First Page: 829
Last Page: 836


The Generational Divide, Social Capital, and Political Support: Evidence from the World Values Surveys
Journal: Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice
Volume: 10
issue: 2
Year: 2008
First Page: 47
Last Page: 74


The New Immigrant Voter 1965-2004: The Emergence of a New Liberal Partisan?
Journal: Voting Behaviour in Canada
Year: 2010
First Page: 65
Last Page: 85
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


The Canadian Election Studies, Assessing Four Decades of Influence
Year: 2012
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


Alberta Bill 44 of 2009: All the Commotion May Just be the Start of What is Yet to Come
Journal: Journal of Parliamentary and Political Law
Volume: 3
issue: 2
Year: 2009
First Page: 383
Last Page: 389


Value Diversity and Support for Political Authorities in Canada
Journal: The American Review of Canadian Studies
Volume: 39
issue: 3
Year: 2009
First Page: 191
Last Page: 223


Economic Development, Value Diversity and Political Support
Journal: International Journal of Economics and Business Modeling
Volume: 2
issue: 2
Year: 2011
First Page: 92
Last Page: 107


Happiness in Toronto, Canada: Evidence from the 2008 Quality of Life Survey
Journal: Global Metropolitan Forum of Seoul
Year: 2009


Immigration, generation or what?
Journal: International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology
Volume: 4
issue: 3
Year: 2012
First Page: 74
Last Page: 99


Can Student Cheating be Weeded Out?
Journal: University Affairs
Year: 2012


Nouvelle recherche sur la probité intellectuelle - Peut-on éradiquer la tricherie chez les étudiants?
Journal: Le Devoir
Year: 2011


Outlooks toward government institutions in Quebec
Journal: L'élection québécoise de 2012
Year: 2013
Place: Montreal
Publisher: Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal


Why are young people disengaging from conventional politics?
Journal: Understanding 2011: The Manitoba Election
Year: 2013
Place: Regina
Publisher: Canadian Plains Research Centre Press


The Immigrant and Generational Divides in Canada
Journal: paper presented for the Centre Métropolis du Québec - Immigration et métropoles
Year: 2011


Test Bank for Explorations: Conducting Empirical Research in Canadian Political Science
Journal: Prepared for Oxford University Press
Year: 2011


Political Awareness among New Citizens in Anglo-Democracies
Journal: Electoral Insight / Perspectives Électorales
Volume: 8
issue: 2
Year: 2006
First Page: 43
Last Page: 49


Appendix: Four Decades of Publications Based on the Canadian Election Studies
Journal: The Canadian Election Studies: Assessing Four Decades of Influence
Year: 2012
First Page: 215
Last Page: 250
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


Tackling academic misconduct in university will not be easy
Journal: NOW
Year: 2012


Digging for Systematic Patterns in Code Data - Phase II
Journal: Report prepared for the Dean of Arts and Science and the Provost's Office, Concordia University
Year: 2013


Digging for Systematic Patterns in Code Data
Journal: Report prepared for the Dean of Arts and Science, Concordia University
Year: 2011


Adaptation to Democracy among Immigrants in Australia
Journal: International Political Science Review
Volume: 31
issue: 2
Year: 2010
First Page: 141
Last Page: 165


Rationale and the Implementation of the SLICK Project: Screening for Limb, I-Eye, Cardiovascular and Kidney (SLICK) Complications in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes in Alberta's First Nations Communi
Journal: Canadian Journal of Public Health
Volume: 97
issue: 3
Year: 2006
First Page: 241
Last Page: 47


Faith, Security and Secularization
Journal: Faith in Democracy? Religion and Politics in Canada
Year: 2009
Publisher: Cambridge


Cleavages, Value Gaps and Regime Support: Evidence from Canada and 26 Other Societies
Journal: Changing Values, Persisting Cultures: Comparative Findings from the World Values Surveys
Year: 2008
First Page: 45
Last Page: 73


Outlooks Toward Government Institutions in Quebec
Journal: Open Journal of Political Science
Volume: 3
issue: 4
Year: 2013


What are the Current Preoccupations of Economic Voting Research?
Journal: Electoral Studies
Volume: 32
issue: 3
Year: 2013


Support for political community in Quebec
Journal: Battlegrounds: Elections, Electors and Electioneering in Canadian Provinces
Year: 2014


Le malaise des Québécois: la confiance envers les institutions gouvernementales au Québec,
Journal: Les Québécois aux urnes: Les partis, les médias et les citoyens en campagne
Year: 2013
Place: Montréal


System Responsiveness and Political Support
Journal: Battlegrounds: Electors, Elections, and Electioneering in the Canadian Provinces
Year: 2014
Vincent Hopking]s
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


Advancements in Methodology: A Recurring Process
Journal: The Canadian Election Studies: Assessing Four Decades of Influence
Year: 2012
First Page: 69
Last Page: 87
Thomas Scotto
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


Introduction: Four Decades of Canadian Election Studies
Journal: The Canadian Election Studies: Assessing Four Decades of Influence
Year: 2012
First Page: 1
Last Page: 15
Thomas Scotto
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


A Complicated Story: Exploring the Contours of Secularization and Persisting Religiosity in Advanced Industrial Democracies like Canada
Journal: Religion and Politics in Canada
Year: 2009
First Page: 13
Last Page: 35
Ronald Kuipers
Place: United Kingdom
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing


Probing the Links between Security and Secularization
Journal: After Modernity? Secularity, Globalization and the re-enchantment of the World
Year: 2008
First Page: 67
Last Page: 97
Ronald Kuipers
Place: Texas
Publisher: Baylor University Press


Cleavages, Value Gaps and Regime Support: Evidence from Canada and 26 Other Societies.
Journal: Changing Values, Persisting Cultures: Case Studies in Value Change
Year: 2008
First Page: 45
Last Page: 73
Neil Nevitte
Place: Netherlands
Publisher: Koninklijke Brill NV


Public Perceptions of Health Care in Alberta: Health Care Sustainability and the Role of Public Health
Journal: Report prepared for Alberta Health and Wellness.
Year: 2006


Economic Development, Value Diversity and Specific Political Support
Year: 2008
Nicki Doyle
Conference Name: Southern Political Science Association Annual Conference, New Orleans


Economic Development, Value Diversity, and Specific Political Support,
Year: 2008
Nicki Doyle
Conference Name: 8th International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities and Nations. Montreal.


What can we learn about cheaters from past academic misconduct files?
Year: 2013
Catherine Bolton
Soheyla Salari
Conference Name: ICAI Conference, Texas


Elites and Political Parties vs. Citizens: EU Identity contra Value Differences
Year: 2011
Axel Huelsemeyer
Conference Name: ECPR, Iceland


Les attitudes envers les institutions gouvernementales au Québec
Year: 2013
Conference Name: Colloque sur l’élection Québécoise 2012,


Support for Political Community in Quebec
Year: 2013
Conference Name: CPSA, Victoria


Political Efficacy and Young People in Canada, 1965-2011
Year: 2013
Vincent Hopkins
Conference Name: CPSA, Victoria


Support for Political Authorities in Quebec
Year: 2013
Conference Name: PPSA , Banff


Support for Political Regime in Quebec
Year: 2013
Conference Name: APPSA, Charlottetown


Digging for Systematic Patterns in Code Data
Year: 2011
Catherine Bolton
Soheyla Salari
Conference Name: ICAI conference, Toronto


Cheating in Political Science: What can we learn from academic misconduct cases at Concordia University
Year: 2012
Soheyla Salari
Catherine Bolton
Conference Name: CPSA, Edmonton


The Future of the Canadian Election Studies
Journal: The Canadian Election Studies: Assessing Four Decades of Influence
Year: 2012
First Page: 209
Last Page: 214
Thomas Scotto
Place: Vancouver
Publisher: UBC Press


Québec : Je me souviens
Journal: Ten Worlds
Year: 2015
Editors: J. Wesley
Publisher: UBC Press


Québec
Journal: Big Worlds: Politics and Elections in the Canadian Provinces
Year: 2015
Editors: J. Wesley
Publisher: University of Toronto Press


Support for Political Community in Quebec: Some Evidence from Quebec and Canada
Journal: Canadian Political Science Review
Volume: 9
issue: 1
Year: 2015


Cheating in University: Some evidence from past academic misconduct files
Journal: Global Journal of Juridical Sciences
Year: 2014
Catherine Bolton
Soheyla Salari


Support for Political Leaders and Elected Representatives in Quebec
Journal: Journal of Political Science and Public Affairs
Volume: 2
issue: 116
Year: 2014


Outlooks toward Democracy in Quebec
Journal: Open Journal of Political Science
Volume: 4
issue: 4
Year: 2014