Quebec Questions: Quebec Studies for the Twenty-first Century by Stephan GervaisQuebec Questions: Quebec Studies for the Twenty-first Century by Stephan Gervais

Quebec Questions: Quebec Studies for the Twenty-first Century

EditorStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, Jarrett Rudy

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What is Quebec's relationship with the rest of Canada? What makes Quebec culture distinct? What is Quebec's place on the international stage? Quebec Questions guides students through the process of examining these and other fundamental questions that underlie key debates and issues in Quebec.Bringing together compelling insights from leading scholars of various specialties, this intriguing collection encourages a multidisciplinary approach to thinking about Quebec from various historical, social, cultural, political, and economic perspectives. Featuring six new chapters as well asextensive updates throughout, the second edition of Quebec Questions offers readers an up-to-date, thoughtful, and passionate exploration of la belle province.
Stephan Gervais is the coordinator of Quebec Studies at McGill University. Christopher Kirkey is director of the Center for the Study of Canada at State University of New York College at Plattsburgh, where he holds the concurrent position of full professor of political science. Jarrett Rudy is an associate professor in the Department...
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Title:Quebec Questions: Quebec Studies for the Twenty-first CenturyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:576 pages, 9 × 7 × 0.77 inPublished:February 3, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

AcknowledgementsContributorsStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, Jarrett Rudy: General IntroductionPart A: MemoriesStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, and Jarrett Rudy: Introduction1. Brett Rushforth: The Establishment of a French Empire in North America2. Donald Fyson: The Canadiens and the Conquest of Quebec: Interpretations, Realities, Ambiguities3. Brian Young: Thinking about Power in Post-Rebellion Quebec, 1837-18674. Micheline Milot: That Priest-Ridden Province? Politics and Religion in Quebec5. Jocelyn Maclure and Francois Boucher: Quebec's Culture War: Two Conceptions of Quebec IdentityPart B: IdentitiesStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, and Jarrett Rudy: Introduction6. Yvan Lamonde: Quebec's Americanicity7. Germain Lacasse: Quebec Cinema: Telling Pictures (New)8. Andrew Holman: Sport and Identities in Quebec (New)9. Dominic Hardy: Shared Territories: Key Issues in the History of Visual Arts in Quebec, 1600-1960 (New)Part C: LanguageStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, and Jarrett Rudy: Introduction10. Chantal Bouchard: The Sociolinguistic History of French in Quebec11. Linda Cardinal: Language Politics and Language Policies in Quebec and in Canada12. Daniel Weinstock: The Politics of Language: Philosophical Reflections on the Case of Quebec13. Christopher Jones: Popular Music in QuebecPart D: CitizenshipStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, and Jarrett Rudy: Introduction14. Denyse Baillargeon: Quebec Women of the Twentieth Century: Milestones in an Unfinished Journey15. Raffaele Iacovino: Between Unity and Diversity: Examining the "Quebec Model" of Integration16. Maryse Potvin: Interethnic Relations and Racism in Quebec17. Marie McAndrew, Genevieve Audet, and Mahsa Bakhshaei: Immigration and Diversity in Quebec's Schools: An Assessment18. Jean-Francois Gaudreault-DesBiens: Canadian Federalism and Quebec's Pathological Prism (New)19. Eric Belanger and Chris Chhim: National Identity and Support for Sovereignty in Quebec (New)Part E: Quebec ModelsStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, and Jarrett Rudy: Introduction20. Diane Lamoureux: The Paradoxes of Quebec Feminism21. Peter Graefe: The Politics of Social and Economic Development in Quebec22. David Massell: A Question of Power: A Brief History of Hydroelectricity in Quebec23. Antonia Maioni: Health Care in Quebec24. Daniel Jutras: Legal Tradition, National Identity, and Quebec Exceptionalism (New)Part F: Quebec InternationalStephan Gervais, Christopher Kirkey, and Jarrett Rudy: Introduction25. Martin Papillon: Indigenous Peoples and Quebec: Competing or Coexisting Nationalisms?26. Jody Neathery-Castro and Mark Rousseau: Quebec and La Francophonie: The Province as Global Player27. Louis Balthazar: The Ottawa-Quebec-Washington Dance: The Political Presence of Quebec in the United States28. Sylvain Schryburt: Quebec Theatre: New Dynamics between the Local and the InternationalGlossary (New)Index

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"This reader reflects an important contribution to Quebec studies." --Kathleen Lord, Mount Allison University