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Engaging China: Myth, Aspiration, and Strategy in Canadian Policy from Trudeau to Harper Paperback – Mar 26 2014

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  • Paperback: 144 pages
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division (March 26 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 144261448X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1442614482
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.3 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 222 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #108,667 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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“This invaluable book provides an informed and expert analysis—clear, brief, and balanced—of the evolution over decades of Canada’s experiences with China, and recommends an approach that can make the most of our future relations with this inevitable, changing, and dominant power.

(The Right Honourable Joe Clark, P.C., C.C.)

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Paul Evans teaches contemporary Asian affairs at the University of British Columbia.


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Our understanding of Canada and China relations is at best slim. Evans puts the relationship into perspective but he also proves insights on how this relationship can grow. He tells us that there are no easy answers and cautions that developing a better relationship will take hard work and patience.
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HASH(0x9cc5312c) out of 5 stars Highly recommended for those interested in the history of Canada-China relations, and the gaps that have emerged April 11 2015
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Dr. Evans does a very good job in summarizing the policy agendas of Canadian leaders since the re-establishment of diplomatic ties with China in the 1970s. What is enjoyable about his book, is that it is well-researched, but more importantly, well written and very accessible to the reader - be it those who are experts on Canadian-China relations, and those who may be discovering this for the first time.

His book is timely as well, as the current government badly stumbles in trying to reconcile how to engage the growing (or re-emergin China) and how to balance CDN values with the growing economic realities of a stronger, more dominant China. What was particularly helpful was the chronology and details of CDN policy makers in the 1970s and 1980s offering the reader insight in terms of how Canada was actually ahead of rivals Australia, US and Japan to a degree..............leaving the reader with great appreciation of the 'catch up' work Canada needs to undertake now after a lack of concrete policy and 'engagement' over the past 9 years.


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