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Author Burney, Derek H.

Title Brave new Canada : meeting the challenge of a changing world / Derek H. Burney and Fen Osler Hampson. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. McGill Queens Univ Press, 2014.
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Contents Five new challenges in a turbulent world -- Canada-US : a time to rest -- The global economic transformation -- An age of diminished multilateralism -- Managing new global security threats -- Restoring the allure of pluralistic democratic values -- Managing internal fault lines -- Invigorating and engaging the private sector -- A third option with legs.
Summary "Globalization and the shifting tectonic plates of the international system have led to an increasingly competitive world. If Canada hopes to gain advantage from the dramatic developments underway it will have to aggressively adapt its foreign and domestic policies and priorities under the clear direction of the federal government or accept being left behind. In Brave New Canada, Derek Burney and Fen Hampson identify the key trends that are reshaping the world's geopolitics and economics and discuss the challenges Canada confronts with the rise of China and other global centres of power. Their examination of a wide range of themes - including the place of pluralistic democratic values in diplomacy, economics, and trade, the ways that Canada should reset relations with its neighbour to the south, as well as how to manage new global security threats - paints a picture of how Canada can become bold, assertive, and confident and easily adjust to a new global landscape. Arguing that a successful foreign policy cannot be crafted by looking at the world in the rear-view mirror, Brave New Canada offers evidence-based, provocative prescriptions for both the public and private sectors that should stimulate discussion and command widespread attention."-- Publisher description.
Chronological Term 2000-2099
Subject Economic policy -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst00902038
International economic relations -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst00976897
Social policy -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst01122749
Canada -- Foreign economic relations -- Forecasting.
Canada -- Economic policy -- 21st century -- Forecasting.
Canada -- Social policy -- Forecasting.
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Canada -- Foreign relations -- 21st century -- Forecasting.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360.
ISBN 9780773596214 : $19.95
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