Dependent America? : how Canada and Mexico construct US power / Stephen Clarkson and Matto Mildenberger.

"Following the acclaimed Uncle Sam and Us and the influential Does North America Exist? Stephen Clarkson -- the preeminent analyst of North America's political economy -- and Matto Mildenberger turn continental scholarship on its head by showing how Canada and Mexico contribute to the Unit...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Clarkson, Stephen.
Other Authors: Mildenberger, Matto.
Format: Book
Published: Toronto ; Buffalo : Washington, DC : University of Toronto Press ; Woodrow Wilson Center Press, c2011.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. Is America 'dependent'?
  • pt. 1. Growing the United States' economy. Making the US economy stronger and more competitive
  • Supporting US energy security
  • Supplying workers for the US labour market
  • pt. 2. Reinforcing the United States security. Extending the United States' military perimeter
  • Building US homeland security against the terrorist threat
  • Constraining and reconstructing US narcotics security
  • pt. 3. Constructing and Constraining the United States' global power. Strengthening US international economic power
  • Thwarting the United States in international criminal law
  • Offsetting the US embargo of revolutionary Cuba
  • Conclusion to the book : how the United States needs Canada and Mexico
  • Epilogue to the Trilogy : the disunited states of North America.