By Brian Bow,Patrick Lennox
Forty years in the past, because the usa grew to become more and more all for Vietnam, questions have been raised in Canada concerning the courting among its overseas coverage schedule and that of its southern neighbour. Now, with the new wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, it's time to elevate a similar questions: does Canada desire an self sustaining international coverage? Does Canada have the capability and may to chart its personal course?
Divided into sections in regards to the background of Canadian international coverage, international relations, safeguard, economics, decision-making and new coverage matters, this number of trendy political scientists offers invaluable and well timed views at the kingdom of Canada's diplomacy within the twenty-first century. analyzing pertinent matters corresponding to defence, defense, the Arctic, worldwide environmental cooperation, NAFTA, and the post-9/11 global, those available and insightful essays are a long-overdue reassessment of Canada and its present function in overseas affairs. An autonomous international coverage for Canada? asks the query that's maybe extra very important now than 40 years in the past and offers solutions so pertinent to the twenty-first century.
Stephanie R. Golob
Heather A. Smith
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