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Security Aid: Canada and the Development Regime of Security
Security Aid: Canada and the Development Regime of Security
By Jeffrey Monaghan

Drawing on an array of previously classified materials and interviews with security experts, Security Aid presents a critical analysis of the securitization of humanitarian aid.

Published Apr 2017
O.D. Skelton: A Portrait of Canadian Ambition
O.D. Skelton: A Portrait of Canadian Ambition
By Norman Hillmer

O.D. Skelton is the definitive biography of the most influential public servant in Canada’s history, written by one the most prolific Canadian historians of international affairs and the editor of Skelton’s voluminous papers.

Published May 2016
Adapting in the Dust: Lessons Learned from Canada's War in Afghanistan
Adapting in the Dust: Lessons Learned from Canada's War in Afghanistan
By Stephen M. Saideman

Adapting in the Dust is a vital evaluation of how well Canada’s institutions, parties, and policy makers responded to the need to oversee and sustain a military intervention overseas.

Published Jan 2016
Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs 2009
Canadian Annual Review of Politics and Public Affairs 2009
Edited by David Mutimer

The 2009 instalment of the Review covers the continuation of 2008’s economic and political crises from the end of Parliament’s first prorogation at the beginning of the year to the start of its unprecedented second prorogation at the end.

Published Dec 2015
The World Won't Wait: Why Canada Needs to Rethink its International Policies
The World Won't Wait: Why Canada Needs to Rethink its International Policies
Edited by Roland Paris and Taylor Owen

In The World Won’t Wait, some of Canada’s brightest thinkers present essays on both classic foreign policy issues such as international security, human rights, and global institutions and emerging issues like internet governance, climate change, and sustainable development.

Published Nov 2015
Mike: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon. Lester B. Pearson, Volume Three: 1957-1968
Mike: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon. Lester B. Pearson, Volume Three: 1957-1968
By Lester B. Pearson With a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Jean Chrétien

This volume of Mike covers Pearson’s election as leader of the Liberal Party, his years in opposition to the Diefenbaker government, and his achievements as prime minister.

Published Nov 2015
Mike: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon. Lester B. Pearson, Volume Two: 1948-1957
Mike: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon. Lester B. Pearson, Volume Two: 1948-1957
By Lester B. Pearson
With a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Jean Chrétien

This volume, completed after Pearson’s death under the supervision of his son Geoffrey, recounts his involvement in Canadian politics and diplomacy as a MP and Secretary of State for External Affairs during the early years of the Cold War.

Published Nov 2015
Mike: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon.Lester B. Pearson, Volume One: 1897-1948
Mike: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon.Lester B. Pearson, Volume One: 1897-1948
By Lester B. Pearson
With a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Jean Chrétien

Mike captures Pearson’s intellect, his sense of humour, and his humanity, offering a charming look at the youth of a great statesman.

Published Nov 2015
After the Paris Attacks: Responses in Canada, Europe, and Around the Globe
After the Paris Attacks: Responses in Canada, Europe, and Around the Globe
Edited by Edward M. Iacobucci and Stephen J. Toope

After the Paris Attacks brings together a group of leading scholars, journalists, and political observers to explore how the world reacted to the violent attacks at Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish supermarket in Paris in January 2015 and to examine what opportunities exist for a saner and safer future.

Published Apr 2015
Sharing the Burden?: NATO and its Second-Tier Powers
Sharing the Burden?: NATO and its Second-Tier Powers
By Benjamin Zyla

Benjamin Zyla rejects the claim that countries like Canada have shirked their responsibilities within NATO since the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Published Feb 2015