- Paperback: 252 pages
- Publisher: Broadview Press Ltd ,Canada (Oct. 1993)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1551110180
- ISBN-13: 978-1551110189
- Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.5 x 22.9 cm
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 7,412,806 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Canada and the United States: Differences That Count Paperback – 1 Oct 1993
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"Finally, a much needed collection of extremely interesting and accessible essays comparing Canada and the United States." -- Maurice Dufour, McGill University
"This volume deserves a wide readership on both sides of the border." -- Kent Weaver, Senior Fellow in Governmental Studies, The Brooking Institute
"recommended for students and for anyone interested in how our countries diverge as we converge in a hemispheric trading bloc." -- Canadian Journal of Political Science --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
About the Author
David M. Thomas has held senior academic administrative appointments at Mount Royal University in Calgary and is retired Vice President Academic of Vancouver Island University. He was also the recipient of Mount Royal's Distinguished Faculty Award. He is the author of Whistling Past the Graveyard: Constitutional Abeyances, Quebec, and the Future of Canada and co-editor of Braving the New World: Readings in Contemporary Politics. Barbara Boyle Torrey is a visiting scholar at the Population Reference Bureau. She has held several research positions, including Executive Director of the Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education at the National Research Council of the US National Academy of Sciences and Chief of the Center for International Research at the Census Bureau. She has edited two other books and published a number of articles on global population and comparative income and poverty trends. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.