Foreign Affairs

Too close for comfort: Canadian academics and government

Federal departments and agencies have spawned and funded university programs. Is it any wonder that critical discussion of Canadian foreign policy is rare?

All academic disciplines claim independence of thought and transparency are principles that guide good research. So, asks Yves Engler, what to make of a Canadian foreign-policy discussion dominated by individuals with ties to the decision-making structures they study? The Hill Times file photo


PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 12:00 AM

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