By Brian Bow,Patrick Lennox
Forty years in the past, because the usa turned more and more eager about Vietnam, questions have been raised in Canada concerning the courting among its overseas coverage schedule and that of its southern neighbour. Now, with the hot wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, it's time to elevate a similar questions: does Canada want an self reliant overseas coverage? Does Canada have the capability and should to chart its personal course?
Divided into sections in regards to the historical past of Canadian overseas coverage, international relations, defense, economics, decision-making and new coverage matters, this number of renowned political scientists presents important and well timed views at the country of Canada's diplomacy within the twenty-first century. reading pertinent concerns equivalent to defence, protection, the Arctic, worldwide environmental cooperation, NAFTA, and the post-9/11 international, those obtainable and insightful essays are a long-overdue reassessment of Canada and its present function in overseas affairs. An self sustaining international coverage for Canada? asks the query that's possibly extra vital now than 40 years in the past and provides solutions so pertinent to the twenty-first century.
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