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MA Major Research Paper

Note: this course is now applicable for both the MA Political Science and the MA Global Politics. The major research paper (MRP) is an opportunity for students to do an extended piece of research on a topic of their choosing. Guidance on the MRP will be provided in the MA Colloquium. Students will be assigned a faculty supervisor in consultation with the MA Convenor. MRPs are to be no longer than 10,000 words including all front matter, references and bibliography. That normally leaves 8,000 words for the text, which is the length of an average scholarly journal article.


Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Full Year Offered?: Yes Language?: No

Stephen McBride

Professor | Canada Research Chair in Public Policy and Globalization