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Selected Research, Publications, and Papers

S. McAlpine, “More Than Wishful Thinking: Recent Developments in Recognizing the “Right to Housing” Under s 7 of the Charter,” Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues ( Spring 2017). 

S. McAlpine, “Emergency Shelter Distribution in BC,” Spacing (Vancouver), February 2017.

S. McAlpine, “Dispute Resolution, the Duty to Consult, and “Partnershipping” in Aboriginal Rights Reconciliation: A Comment on the Ways Forward in the Wake of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s “Calls to Action,”" Journal of Arbitration and Mediation Vol. 5 No. 2  (Summer, 2016). 

S. McAlpine, “Legal Progress on the Right to Housing in Canada,” Spacing (National), September, 2016. 

G. Ouyang and S. McAlpine, “Global Competency is Not Enough,” EAIE Forum, European Association for International Education, Summer, 2013.

S. McAlpine, “Innovation Leadership: Increasing Output and Reducing Risk by Creating a Disciplined Culture of Innovation,” Leadership Conference, Shanghai Administration Institute, October, 2012.

S. McAlpine, “Burgess in Reverse?: Urbanization, Gentrification and Displacement -- Defining the Problem Before Moving to the Solution,” Leadership Conference, Shanghai Administration Institute, October, 2010.

S. McAlpine, “Three Phases of International Education: Preparing Students for Global Citizenship,” Address to the International Education Symposium in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade, October, 2010. 

S. McAlpine “Applied Research and Innovation/Commercialization Opportunities” Presentation to ACCC AGM and Conference, Prince George, May, 2008.

S. McAlpine, “Predicting Demand for Post-Secondary Education in Small Markets: The GPRC Experience,” Presented at the ACIFA Annual General Meeting, Jasper, June, 2004.

R. Beeson, K. Comeau, S. McAlpine, and K. Riley, “Idea to Implementation: the Innovation Workshop,” (Grande Prairie: Peace Region Economic Development Alliance, 2002).

S. McAlpine, “Public Attitudes Regarding Transsexuality in Alberta’s Peace Country,” Lobstick: An Interdisciplinary Journal. Vol. 2, no. 1 (April 2001).

S. McAlpine, “HIV Awareness and Behaviours in the Peace: A Brief Report on Public Knowledge and Risk.” Integrated Research Unit, April 2001.

S. McAlpine, “Culture 2000: A Report on Public Opinion on Cultural Opportunities in Grande Prairie”, Integrated Research Unit, April 2001.

S. McAlpine. “The Role of the Library in the Information Economy of 21st Century Capitalism”. Keynote Address to the Alberta Library Technicians Conference, Grande Prairie Regional College, May 4, 2001.

S. McAlpine (ed.), “Evaluations of Proposed Policy Resolutions for the Alberta Chambers of Commerce” 63rd Annual General Meeting, May 24-26, 2001.

S. McAlpine, “Race Relations in Grande Prairie: Attitudes and Behaviours.” Presentation to the Unity in Diversity Human Rights Conference, Grande Prairie Regional College, March 2001”.

S. McAlpine, “Preface,” Lobstick: An Interdisciplinary Journal. Vol. 1, no. 1 (March, 2000).

S. McAlpine, “Perceptions on Affordable Housing and Potential Policy Responses: Grande Prairie and Area.” Integrated Research Unit, October, 1998.

S McAlpine, "Change and Continuity In Local Government: A Conceptual Overview to Accompany Alberta's Local Governments: Politics and Democracy," University of Alberta Extension, August, 1994.

S. McAlpine, L. Nock, and V. Salvo, "Race Relations in Grande Prairie: A Report on the Multicultural Research Project," Report to the Grande Prairie and District Multicultural Association, October, 1992.

S. McAlpine and L. Saldanha, "The Centre Will Not Hold: Post-Modernist Deconstructionism --- Notes Toward a Reconstructive Moment," Presentation to the Integrated Research Seminar, Grande Prairie Regional College, October, 1992.

S. McAlpine and S. Drabek, "Decision-Making Coalitions on Non-Partisan Councils: A Small-City/ Large-City Comparison," Canadian Journal of Political Science, XXIV:4 (December, 1991), 803-29.

S. McAlpine, "Council-Administration Relations," presented at the "Art of the Possible" Conference for Municipal Elected Officials, Banff, November, 1989.

V. J. Salvo and S. McAlpine, "Toward Self Administration in Local Government: A Report on the Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement Local Government Project," Department of Municipal Affairs, Edmonton, November, 1985.