The International Politics Of Quebec Secession: State Making And State Breaking In North America by David Carment

The International Politics Of Quebec Secession: State Making And State Breaking In North America

EditorDavid Carment, Frank P. Harvey

Hardcover | February 1, 2001

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$167.87 online 
$187.95
Earn 839 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

The editors and contributors to this study examine the future of domestic and foreign relations between Canada, Quebec, and their neighbors in the event of a "yes" vote on independence. They approach the possible emergence of an independent Quebec nation-state from the perspective of the study of world politics. As they suggest, this is particularly important because ethnic-based secessionist movements throughout the world now challenge our understanding of the supposed stability of the nation state within geographical regions and even the operation of states within global political and economic systems. They examine the implications of a sovereign Quebec with special reference to ethnic-based secession as a dimension of the emerging post cold war international system. In this context, the possible devolution of Canada is an event of enormous significance not only for North America, but also Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Given the evolving literature on minorities at risk, ethnicity, ethnonationalism, and ethnic conflict, the prospect of a sovereign Quebec and the devolution of Canada are possible events that may well define the study of world politics well into the 21st century. This book is an important addition for scholars, researchers, students, and concerned citizens interested in intranational relations and ethnicity and Canadian studies.

Details & Specs

Title:The International Politics Of Quebec Secession: State Making And State Breaking In North AmericaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:200 pages, 9.56 × 6.36 × 0.76 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Praeger Publishers

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0275970515

ISBN - 13:9780275970512

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The International Politics Of Quebec Secession: State Making And State Breaking In North America

Reviews