So Near Yet So Far: The Public and Hidden Worlds of Canada-US Relations

So Near Yet So Far: The Public and Hidden Worlds of Canada-US Relations

By: Geoffrey Hale (author)Paperback

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This book will appeal to students and scholars interested in Canada-US relations as well as to policy practitioners in government and in non-governmental organizations.

About Author

Geoffrey Hale is a professor of political science at the University of Lethbridge.


1 Introduction: The Elephant and the Beaver - Proximity and Distance in Perspective Part 1: Three Dimensions of Canada-US Relations 2 Guns, Globes, and Gardening: The Political-Strategic Dimension 3 Multi-Level Games: The Trade-Commercial Dimension 4 Neighbo(u)rs, Friends, and Strangers: The Psychological-Cultural Dimension Part 2: Tactics and Strategies - Political and Procedural Dimensions 5 Governing from the Centre? Political and Policy Coordination in the Management of Canada-US Relations 6 Network Diplomacy: Engaging the Executive Branch 7 Canada and Congress 8 Canadian Public Diplomacy in the United States: Promoting Canadian Interests, Fostering Networks of Interest 9 Beyond the Beltway: Federalism, Regionalism, and Cross-Border Relations Part 3: Specific Policy Fields 10 Smart Borders or Thicker Borders? Homeland Security and Public Safety Policies 11 Security, Facilitation, and the Border: Strategic Drift, Operational Segmentation 12 "Just a Trade Dispute?" Proximity and Distance from Different Perspectives 13 Shared Energy, Shared Energies? Engaging American Energy Policies in a North American Context 14 Conclusion: Managing Bilateral Relations in an Evolving North America Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774820424
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 440
  • ID: 9780774820424
  • weight: 640
  • ISBN10: 077482042X

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