some suggested readings are:
M. Charlton & P. Barker, eds., Crosscurrents: Contemporary Political Issues, 7th ed. (Toronto: Nelson, 2013), Issue 7.
Jennifer Smith, ‘Canada’s Minority Parliament,’ in J. Bickerton & A.-G. Gagnon, eds., Canadian Politics, 5th ed. (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009).
Howard Cody, ‘Minority Government in Canada: The Stephen Harper Experience,’ American Review of Canadian Studies 38:1 (2008)
Richard Conley, ‘Legislative Activity in the Canadian House of Commons: Does Majority or Minority Government Matter?’, American Review of Canadian Studies 41:4 (2011)