Simone R Bohn

Department of Political Science

Associate Professor

Office: Ross Building, S628
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 30088
Emailsbohn@yorku.ca


Research Interests

Political parties, Latin American political development, Latin American political economy, Methodology in Political Science, Research design in Comparative Politics, Electoral behavior, Legislative politics, Women and Politics in Latin America

All Publications

Books

PMDB - Partido do Movimento Democrático Brasileiro, São Paulo: Fundação Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, 1996. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

Book Chapters

“Ainda o velho problema da distorção da representação dos estados na Câmara dos Deputados” [“Still the old problem of the distortion in the representation of the states in the Lower House”], in Gláucio Soares & Lúcio Rennó (eds). Reforma Política, Rio de Janeiro: FGV, 2006.

“Fiscalizando as eleições” [“Overseeing the elections in Brazil”] , in: Bruno W Speck (editor). Os Caminhos da Transparência, São Paulo: Transparência Brasil, 2002, pp. 334-354. Co-authored with David Fleischer and Francisco Whitaker.

Journal Articles

“Política comparada: um mapeamento do debate entre propostas teóricas e metodologias de pesquisa alternativas”, BIB – Revista Brasileira de Informação Bibliográfica em Ciências Sociais, 2005.

“Evangélicos no Brasil. Perfil sócio-econômico, afinidades ideológicas e determinantes do comportamento eleitoral”, Opinião Pública, 10 (2): 288-338, 2004. [“The Evangelicals in Brazil. Socioeconomic profile, ideological affiliations and determinants of the electoral behavior”]

“Politics in Brazil: Cardoso’s Government and the 1998 Re-Election”, Government and Opposition, 34 (2): 243-262, Spring 1999. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

“La política en Brasil: el gobierno de Cardoso y la reelección de 1998”, Cuadernos del Cendes, 16 (41): 113-131, 1999. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

“Brasil: Eleição ou Reeleição Presidencial – Perspectivas para 1998”, in: Anuário Politico de América Latina y el Caribe, 1, 1998. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

“Democracia e Participação”, Revista Pensando o Brasil, 1 (7): 7-13, 1994. [“Democracy and participation in Brazil”]

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Summer 2017 AP/POLS3555 3.0  Dictatorship and Democratization in South America BLEN  

Upcoming Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/POLS2950 6.0  States and Societies in the Global Context: Introduction to Comparative Politics LECT  

Research Interests:

Political parties, Latin American political development, Latin American political economy, Methodology in Political Science, Research design in Comparative Politics, Electoral behavior, Legislative politics, Women and Politics in Latin America

All Publications

Books

PMDB - Partido do Movimento Democrático Brasileiro, São Paulo: Fundação Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, 1996. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

Book Chapters

“Ainda o velho problema da distorção da representação dos estados na Câmara dos Deputados” [“Still the old problem of the distortion in the representation of the states in the Lower House”], in Gláucio Soares & Lúcio Rennó (eds). Reforma Política, Rio de Janeiro: FGV, 2006.

“Fiscalizando as eleições” [“Overseeing the elections in Brazil”] , in: Bruno W Speck (editor). Os Caminhos da Transparência, São Paulo: Transparência Brasil, 2002, pp. 334-354. Co-authored with David Fleischer and Francisco Whitaker.

Journal Articles

“Política comparada: um mapeamento do debate entre propostas teóricas e metodologias de pesquisa alternativas”, BIB – Revista Brasileira de Informação Bibliográfica em Ciências Sociais, 2005.

“Evangélicos no Brasil. Perfil sócio-econômico, afinidades ideológicas e determinantes do comportamento eleitoral”, Opinião Pública, 10 (2): 288-338, 2004. [“The Evangelicals in Brazil. Socioeconomic profile, ideological affiliations and determinants of the electoral behavior”]

“Politics in Brazil: Cardoso’s Government and the 1998 Re-Election”, Government and Opposition, 34 (2): 243-262, Spring 1999. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

“La política en Brasil: el gobierno de Cardoso y la reelección de 1998”, Cuadernos del Cendes, 16 (41): 113-131, 1999. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

“Brasil: Eleição ou Reeleição Presidencial – Perspectivas para 1998”, in: Anuário Politico de América Latina y el Caribe, 1, 1998. Co-authored with Maria D’Alva Gil Kinzo.

“Democracia e Participação”, Revista Pensando o Brasil, 1 (7): 7-13, 1994. [“Democracy and participation in Brazil”]


Teaching:

Current Courses

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TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Summer 2017 AP/POLS3555 3.0  Dictatorship and Democratization in South America BLEN  

Upcoming Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/POLS2950 6.0  States and Societies in the Global Context: Introduction to Comparative Politics LECT