The Strategic Constitution

The Strategic Constitution

Understanding Canadian Power in the World

Book - 2014
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Historically, Canada's Constitution has been principally viewed as a federal framework or a rights bulwark. This book offers a new interpretation. The "Strategic Constitution," as proposed by Irvin Studin, is a framework for understanding the capacity of Canada to project strategic power in the world. First, Studin provides a wide-ranging audit of the Constitution in terms of its treatment of factors of strategic power. He then applies the Strategic Constitution framework to four policy case studies. Provocative and well-argued, this book makes the case for the Constitution being a flexible national framework that quietly harbours seeds of national strategic potency.
Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia :, UBC Press,, 2014, ©2014.
ISBN: 9780774827140
Branch Call Number: 342. 71 STU
Characteristics: xii, 261 pages ; 24 cm


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