Conor Little

Lecturer Below The Bar BA, MA, MRes, PhD

 
researcher

Biography

I was awarded a PhD by the European University Institute in 2014 and I have worked at University College Dublin, Keele University, and the University of Copenhagen. My research interests include political parties, political careers, the comparative politics of climate change, and Irish politics.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2019 'Book review: Partisans, Loyalists, and Ideologues. Ministers and Policymaking in Parliamentary Cabinets by Despina Alexiadou'
Little, Conor (2019) 'Book review: Partisans, Loyalists, and Ideologues. Ministers and Policymaking in Parliamentary Cabinets by Despina Alexiadou'. Perspectives On Politics, 17 (1) [Details]
2018 'Political parties and climate policy: A new approach to measuring parties' climate policy preferences'
Carter, Neil; Ladrech, Robert; Little, Conor; Tsagkroni, Vasiliki (2018) 'Political parties and climate policy: A new approach to measuring parties' climate policy preferences'. Party Politics, 24 (6):731-742 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'The politics of climate change in Ireland: symposium introduction'
Little, Conor; Torney, Diarmuid (2017) 'The politics of climate change in Ireland: symposium introduction'. Irish Political Studies, 32 (2):191-198 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Intra-party policy entrepreneurship and party goals: the case of political parties' climate policy preferences in Ireland'
Little, Conor (2017) 'Intra-party policy entrepreneurship and party goals: the case of political parties' climate policy preferences in Ireland'. Irish Political Studies, 32 (2):199-223 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Portrait of a laggard? Environmental politics and the Irish general election of February 2016'
Little, Conor (2017) 'Portrait of a laggard? Environmental politics and the Irish general election of February 2016'. Environmental Politics, 26 (1):183-188 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'The Irish general election of February 2016: towards a new politics or an early election?'
Little, Conor (2017) 'The Irish general election of February 2016: towards a new politics or an early election?'. West European Politics, 40 (2):479-488 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'Environmental politics in the 2015 Danish general election'
Kosiara-Pedersen, Karina; Little, Conor (2016) 'Environmental politics in the 2015 Danish general election'. Environmental Politics, 25 (3):558-563 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Ministerial Importance and Survival in Government: Tough at the Top?'
Bright, Jonathan; Döring, Holger; Little, Conor (2015) 'Ministerial Importance and Survival in Government: Tough at the Top?'. West European Politics, 38 :441-464 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Implementing Democratic Equality in Political Parties: Organisational Consequences in the Swedish and the German Pirate Parties'
Bolleyer, Nicole; Little, Conor; von Nostitz, Felix-Christopher (2015) 'Implementing Democratic Equality in Political Parties: Organisational Consequences in the Swedish and the German Pirate Parties'. Scandinavian Political Studies, 38 :158-178 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Thomas Meyer, Constraints on party policy change, reviewed by Conor Little'
Little, Conor (2015) 'Thomas Meyer, Constraints on party policy change, reviewed by Conor Little'. Party Politics, 21 :328-329 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Ministerial Careers and 'The Missing Piece': Introducing and operationalising the ministerial careers framework'
Bright, Jonathan; Döring, Holger; Little, Conor (2012) 'Ministerial Careers and 'The Missing Piece': Introducing and operationalising the ministerial careers framework'. Eui Working Paper, 2012 (03) [Details]
2011 'The General Election of 2011 in the Republic of Ireland: All Changed Utterly?'
Little, Conor (2011) 'The General Election of 2011 in the Republic of Ireland: All Changed Utterly?'. West European Politics, 34 :1304-1313 [DOI] [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2019 'Fianna Fáil. In the Liberals but not of the Liberals'
Little, Conor; Farrell, David M. (2019) 'Fianna Fáil. In the Liberals but not of the Liberals' In: Liberal Parties in Europe. London: Routledge. [Details]
2019 'The Irish party system: at a critical juncture?'
Little, Conor; Farrell, David M. (2019) 'The Irish party system: at a critical juncture?' In: The Oxford Handbook of Irish Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Details]
2017 'Party Organization and Party Unity'
Little, Conor; Farrell, David M. (2017) 'Party Organization and Party Unity' In: Organizing Representation: Political Parties, Participation and Power. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Details]
2016 'Green parties in government'
Little, Conor (2016) 'Green parties in government' In: Green Parties in Europe. London: Routledge. [Details]
2015 'Responsible government and representation in the Eurocrisis'
Froio, Caterina; Little, Conor (2015) 'Responsible government and representation in the Eurocrisis' In: Party Politics and Democracy in Europe: Essays in Honour of Peter Mair. Abingdon; New York: Routledge. [Details]
2015 'Environmental Challenges'
Little, Conor; Torney, Diarmuid (2015) 'Environmental Challenges' In: The SAGE Handbook of European Foreign Policy. Sage. [Details]
2014 'Irlanda'
Little, Conor (2014) 'Irlanda' In: L’Italia e L’Europa al Bivio delle Riforme. Le elezioni europee e amministrative del 25 maggio 2014. Bologna: Cattaneo Institute. [Details]
2010 'Ireland'
Little, Conor; Sudulich, Maria Laura; Wall, Matthew (2010) 'Ireland' In: The 2009 Elections to the European Parliament : country reports. Florence: European University Institute. [Details]