Edelgard Mahant and Graeme Mount examine details of White House policy from 1945 to the 1980s to assess the extent to which the United States could be said to have had a Canada policy. They challenge the popular nationalist view that Canada has been treated as peripheral and dependent, but also counter the opposing view that Washington has respected Canadian advice and benefitted from it. Instead, they argue that for the most part Canada has mattered little in Washington and that America's Canada policy is largely an ad hoc affair.this do to our friends the Venezuelans? In the words of one ... 56 Before long, however, US policy makers came to see the advantages of a Canadian oil supply . In 1951, the National ... For most of the 1950s and 1960s, the problem appeared to be one of too much oil, or at least of too much imported oil. There was constant anbsp;...
|Title||:||Invisible and Inaudible in Washington|
|Author||:||Edelgard Mahant, Graeme S. Mount|
|Publisher||:||UBC Press - 2011-11-01|