William Cross

Political Parties and Candidate Selection,” Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Published on-line, February 2018, DOI 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228637.013.625, 1-15 (with Gideon Rahat).

Electoral System Reform: Implications for Intra-Party Democracy,” in Andrew Potter, Daniel Weinstock and Peter Loewen, eds.,  Should we Change how we Vote?  Evaluating Canada’s Electoral System. McGill-Queen’s University Press, 63-73 (sole author).

"Candidate Selection Rules and Democratic Outcomes: The Impact of Parties on Women's Representation," in Susan E. Scarrow, Paul D. Webb, and Thomas Poguntke (eds.), Organizing Representation: Political Parties, Participation, and Power (2017, Oxford University Press) 208-233  (with Scott Pruysers, Anika Gauja, and Gideon Rahat).

"The End of the Affair: A Comparative Study of how Party Leadership Terms End," in William Cross and Jean-Benoit Pilet, eds., The Politics of Party Leadership: A Cross-national Perspective (2016, Oxford University Press) 128-148 (with Oliver Gruber, Scott Pruysers and Tim Bale).

"Uncovering the Politics of Party Leadership: a Cross-National Perspective," in William Cross and Jean-Benoit Pilet, eds., The Politics of Party Leadership: A Cross-national Perspective (2016, Oxford University Press) 1-11.

"Parties, Leadership Selection, and Intra-Party Democracy" in William Cross and Jean-Benoit Pilet, eds., The Politics of Party Leadership: A Cross-national Perspective (2016, Oxford University Press) 165-174. 

"Canada: A Challenging Landscape for Political Parties and Civil Society in a Fragmented Polity," in Klaus Detterbeck and Wolfgang Renzsch, eds., Federalism, Political Parties and Civil Society (2015, Oxford University Press) 70-93 (sole author).

"Patterns of Party Recruitment and Campaign Individualisation in an SMP System," in Richard Johnston and Campbell Sharman, eds., Parties and Party Systems: Structure and Context (2015, Vancouver: UBC Press) 166-183 (with Lisa Young).

"Party Membership in Canada," in Emilie van Haute and Anika Gauja, eds., Party Members and Activists, (2015, Routledge), 50-65 (sole author).

"The Selection of Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies," in Jean-Benoit and William Cross, eds., The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: A Comparative Study (2014: Routledge) 1-11 (with Jean-Benoit Pilet).

"Party Leadership in Canada," in Jean-Benoit and William Cross, eds., The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: A Comparative Study (2014: Routledge) 171-188 (sole author).

"Candidate Recruitment in Canada: the Role of Political Parties," in Amanda Bittner and Royce Koop, eds., Parties, Elections and the Future of Canadian Politics (2013: Vancouver: UBC Press), 24-46 (with Lisa Young).

"Intra-party Democracy and Leadership Selection," in William Cross and Richard S. Katz, eds., The Challenges of Intra-Party Democracy (2013: Oxford University Press), 100-15 (sole author).

"Problematizing Intra-party Democracy," in William Cross and Richard S. Katz, eds., The Challenges of Intra-Party Democracy (2013: Oxford University Press), 170-76 (with Richard S. Katz).

"Holding Party Leaders to Account: the Westminster Cases," in Paul t-Hart and Jon Uhr, eds., How Power Changes Hands: Leadership Transition and Succession in Government (2011, Palgrave McMillan), 133-156 (with Andre Blais).

"Financing Party Leadership Campaigns," in Lisa Young and Harold Jansen, eds., Money, Politics & Democracy: Canada's Party Finance Reforms (2011, Vancouver: UBC Press), 145-172 (with John Crysler).

"Political Parties," in William Cross, ed., Auditing Canadian Democracy (2010, Vancouver: UBC Press), 143-167 (sole author).

"Constructing the Canadian Democratic Audit," in William Cross, ed. Auditing Canadian Democracy (2010, Vancouver UBC Press), 1-17 (sole author).

"Political Parties and the Practice of Brokerage Politics," in John Courtney and David Smith, eds., Oxford Handbook of Canadian Politics (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010), 191-207, (with R. Kenneth Carty).

"Grassroots Participation in Party Leadership Selection: Examining the British and Canadian Cases," in Joan DeBardeleben and Jon Pammett, eds., Activating the Citizen: Dilemmas of Participation in Europe and Canada (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2009), 173-193 (with John Crysler). 

"Representation and Political Parties," in James Bickerton and Alain Gagnon, eds., Canadian Politics, 5th edition (Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2009), 249-264, (sole author).

"Policy Study and Development in Canada's Political Parties," in Laurent Dobuzinskis, Michael Howlett and David Laycock, eds., Policy Analysis in Canada: The State of the Art (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007), 425-442 (sole author).

"Candidate Nomination in New Brunswick's Political Parties," in William Cross, ed., Democratic Reform in New Brunswick (Toronto: Canadian Scholars Press, 2007), 122-144 (with Lisa Young).

"Candidate Nomination in Canadian Political Parties," in Jon Pammett and Christopher Dornan, eds., The Canadian General Election of 2006 (Toronto: Dundurn Press) 171-195 (sole author).

"Women's Involvement in Canadian Political Parties," in Manon Tremblay and Linda Trimble, eds., Women and Electoral Politics in Canada (Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2003) 92-109 (with Lisa Young).

"Party Membership on the Canadian Political Right: The Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative Parties," in Rainer-Olaf Schultze, Roland Sturm and Dagmar Eberle, eds., Conservative Parties and Right-Wing Politics in North America: Reaping the Benefits of an Ideological Victory? (Opladen, Germany: Leske & Budrich, 2003) 191-206 (with Lisa Young).

"Women and Conservative Parties in Canada and the United States," in Rainer-Olaf Schultze, Roland Sturm and Dagmar Eberle, eds., Conservative Parties and Right-Wing Politics in North America: Reaping the Benefits of an Ideological Victory? (Opladen, Germany:Leske & Budrich, 2003) 207-228 (with Lisa Young).

"Grassroots Participation in Candidate Nominations," in Joanna Everitt and Brenda O'Neill, eds., Citizen Politics: Research and Theory in Canadian Political Behaviour (Don Mills, Ontario: Oxford University Press, 2002), 373-385 (sole author).

"Building A Fourth Canadian Party System," in Hugh G. Thorburn and Alan Whitehorn, eds. Party Politics in Canada (Toronto: Prentice Hall, 2001), 33-35 (with R. Kenneth Carty and Lisa Young).

"The Increasing Importance of Region to Canadian Election Campaigns," in Lisa Young and Keith Archer, eds., Regionalism and Party Politics in Canada (Don Mills, Ontario: Oxford University Press, 2002), 116-128 (sole author).

"Leadership Selection in New Brunswick: Balancing Language Representation and Populist Impulses," in William Cross, ed., Political Parties, Representation and Electoral Democracy in Canada (Don Mills, Ontario: Oxford University Press, 2002) 37-54 (sole author).

"A New Canadian Party System," in William Cross, ed., Political Parties, Representation and Electoral Democracy in Canada (Don Mills, Ontario: Oxford University Press, 2002), 15-36 (with R. Kenneth Carty and Lisa Young).

"Teledemocracy: Canadian Political Parties and Communication Technology," in Les Pal and Cynthia Alexander, eds., Digital Democracy: Politics and Policy in the Wired World (Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1998 ), 132-145 (sole author).