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Examining the role of internet access and support for same-sex marriage

McMaster Political Scientist Michelle Dion's research on new media & LGBT rights has been recognized internationally with the Carlos Monsiváis Award for the best Social Science article by the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) Sexualities Section.
May 28, 2019

Interviews on Sexuality and Relationships in Canada

Expanding on their multi-method, cross-national research project on social and political attitudes and sexual behaviour, Melanie Heath and Tina Fetner are leading a research team to investigate the sexual and romantic lives of individuals across Canada.
Dec 01, 2018

Michelle Dion, Tina Fetner, and Melanie Heath receive SSHRC Connections Grant for Intersections: Social Policy & Sexuality Workshop

Congratulations to Michelle Dion, Tina Fetner, and Melanie Heath for receiving SSHRC Connections Grant for their Intersections: Social Policy & Sexuality Workshop
Oct 24, 2018

Launch of a Nationally Representative Canadian Survey of Sex in Canada

A team of sociologists and political scientists led by Tina Fetner has launched a first-of-its-kind, nationally representative Canadian survey of sexual behaviours and policy attitudes.
Jun 05, 2018

Social Sciences research team to study sexual behaviour in Canada

A McMaster University Social Sciences research team has been awarded a five-year SSHRC Insight Grant in the amount of $272,536 to conduct the first extensive study of social policy, attitudes and sexual behaviour in Canada.
Oct 12, 2017