The Strategic Constitution: Understanding Canadian Power in the World (Law and Society)

The Strategic Constitution: Understanding Canadian Power in the World (Law and Society)

By: Irvin Studin (author)Paperback

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This book will be of special interest to legal academics, professionals, and practitioners; foreign affairs, defence, intelligence, development, and trade professionals/practitioners; and Canadian political science/policy/international relations academics.

About Author

Irvin Studin is MPP program director and an assistant professor in the School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Toronto. He worked for a number of years in the Privy Council Office in Ottawa, as well as in the Australian Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet in Canberra. He is also editor-in-chief and publisher of Global Brief magazine.


Preface Introduction Part 1: The Conceptual Framework for Assessing Canadian Strategic Power in Constitutional Terms 1 Framing Some Key Concepts 2 Diplomacy 3 The Military 4 Government, or Pure Executive Potency 5 Natural Resources (and Food) 6 National Economic Might 7 Communications 8 Population 9 The Strategic Constitution as Conceptual and Analytical Framework Part 2: Applying the Conceptual Framework: Four Policy Case Studies Case Study A: Canadian Strategic Leadership in the Americas Case Study B: Bona Fide War Case Study C: Arctic Sovereignty Case Study D: National Security-Counterterrorism Conclusion Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774827157
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 284
  • ID: 9780774827157
  • weight: 420
  • ISBN10: 0774827157

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