Steven B. Wolinetz
Honourary Research Professor
Department of Political Science, Science Building
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John’s, NL A1B 3X9 Canada
Phone: (709) 864-7413
Email: swolin[at]mun[dot]ca (or search here)
Political parties, Western Europe
B.A. (Cornell), M.A., Ph.D. (Yale)
Comparative and West European Politics; political parties; the politics of social partnership; smaller democracies; Netherlands, Ireland; European Union.
Select Papers & Publications:
“Party Systems and Party System Types” in Richard Katz and William Crotty, eds., Handbook on Political Parties, (London: Sage, 2006), pp. 51-62.
“Disconnected Competition in Canada” (with R. Kenneth Carty), in Daniel Hough and Charlie Jeffery, eds. Devolution and Electoral Politics: A Comparative Exploration. Manchester University Press, 2006, pp. 54-75.
“Beyond the Catch-all Party: Approaches to the Study of Parties and Party Organization in Contemporary Democracies,” in Juan Linz, Jose Ramon Montero, and Richard Gunther, eds., The Future of Political Parties. (Oxford University Press, 2002) pp. 136-65.
“Modell Nederland: Social Partnership and Competitive Corporatism in the Netherlands,” in Nancy Bermeo, ed., Unemployment in the New Europe, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001), pp. 245-70.
"The Transformation of Western European Party Systems Revisited" West European Politics, (vol. 2, no. 1), January, 1979, pp. 4-28.
"Coping with Cornucopia: The Parties Literature in New
Millennium" International Political Science Review, 28:5, 2007, pp.