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The Arctic imperative

an overview of the energy crisis

by Richard H. Rohmer

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • Canada, Northern.
    • Subjects:
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- Canada.,
    • Energy policy -- Canada.,
    • Petroleum -- Canada, Northern.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Richard Rohmer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9574.C22 R63
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5091754M
      ISBN 100771077017
      LC Control Number74163292

        The Arctic Imperative Summit. From the Alaskan Dispatch: This is why we at Alaska Dispatch Publishing are hosting the first-ever international summit on the subject in Alaska. Nearly two hundred leaders from around the world will gather to learn .   xiv, p., [4] p. of plates: 24 cm Includes bibliographical references and index Defining the parameters -- First inhabitants, BC AD -- Merchants and monarchs, -- The British admiralty and the Arctic, -- Purchase of Alaska, -- Sale of Rupert's Land, -- British transfer of the Arctic Islands, -- Perfecting sovereign titles, -- World Pages:

      • the benefits and challenges of transit through the Arctic • the connection between the Arctic and Northwest Passage to national identity • past, present or future exploration of this region Use information from the passage from Polar Imperative as well as the Northwest Passage timeline as inspiration. Northern Canada, colloquially the North, is the vast northernmost region of Canada variously defined by geography and politics. Politically, the term refers to three territories of Canada: Yukon, Northwest Territories, and rly, the Far North (when contrasted to the North) may refer to the Canadian Arctic: the portion of Canada that lies north of the Arctic Circle, east of Alaska Country: Canada.

      Shelagh Grant's Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America is an important contribution to the study of the Arctic resulting from her lifetime of Arctic research and experience. This a fitting place to read and review Shelagh Grant’s fine new book Polar Imperative. Arctic Book Review, Read more >> Read more about Polar Imperative >> Polar Imperative. Grant's Polar Imperative is the first really detailed study of years of North American sovereignty in the Arctic, written from a Canadian vantage point but with excellent documentation of .


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Order E-Book. Kindle. Download PDF. Task Force Report For a full list of the Task Force's findings and recommendations, read the report [PDF], Arctic Imperatives. Nominated for the Lela Common Book Prize for Canadian History Based on Shelagh Grant's years of groundbreaking archival research and drawing on her reputation as a leading historian in the field, Polar Imperative is a compelling overview of the historical claims of sovereignty over the polar regions of North America.

It examines the unfolding Cited by: "The United States, through Alaska, is a significant Arctic nation with strategic, economic, and scientific interests," asserts a new Council on Foreign Relations-sponsored (CFR) Independent Task Force report, Arctic Imperatives: Reinforcing U.S.

Strategy on America's Fourth Coast.5/5(1). Chapter 3, ‘‘An Arctic Imperative?’’ derives its title from a book by J. Honderich () that asks whether Canada is losing the North. The ‘Arctic imperative’ concerns the projected ‘Age of the Arctic’ as its resources are developed.

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Arctic imperative by John Honderich,Cited by: 8. "Polar Imperative may well be the best book ever written on the history of the Arctic in North America. In the age of climate change and competition for Arctic resources, this original and provocative book will spark renewed debate about the future of the North.

Essential reading for anyone seeking to understand what is going on in the Arctic /5(6). Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America - Ebook written by Shelagh D. Grant. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America.5/5(2). Her landmark work, Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America (Douglas & McIntyre, ) is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of the region.

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Get this from a library. Arctic imperative: is Canada losing the North?. [John Honderich] -- Claims of Canada's piecemeal approach to the far North, failing to recognize that issues which have been dealt with separately - sovereignty, security, economic development, star wars - require.

Based on Shelagh Grant's groundbreaking archival research and drawing on her reputation as a leading historian in the field, Polar Imperative is a compelling overview of the historical claims of sovereignty over this continent's polar regions.

This engaging, timely history examines: the unfolding implications of major climate changes the impact of resource exploitation on the indigenous peoples.

Grant's Polar Imperative is the first really detailed study of years of North American sovereignty in the Arctic, written from a Canadian vantage point but with excellent documentation of.

With her new book, Polar Imperative, Shelagh D. Grant provides an eloquent and well-documentedas it turns out, the Harper government is far from the first in Canadian history to discover in the issue of sovereignty a convenient, seemingly innocent vehicle for political : Russell Potter.

The ongoing, accelerating Arctic thaw is recalibrating the ecosphere around the North Pole at an ever-increasing rate. With the Northwest and Northeast Passages simultaneously opening up in for the first time in history, it is also making the region much more accessible to commercial interests.

Her landmark work, Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North Amer- ic a (Douglas & McIntyre, ) is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of the region. The book merited the recognition it so justly received such as the Lionel Gelber Prize for best.

Based on Shelagh Grant ’s groundbreaking archival research and drawing on her reputation as a leading historian in the field, Polar Imperative is a compelling overview of the historical claims of sovereignty over this continent’s polar regions.

This engaging, timely history examines. “Polar Imperative may well be the best book ever written on the history of the Arctic in North America. In the age of climate change and competition for Arctic resources, this original and provocative book will spark renewed debate about the future of the North.

Based on Shelagh Grant’s groundbreaking archival research and drawing on her reputation as a leading historian in the field, Polar Imperative is a compelling overview of the historical claims of sovereignty over this continent’s polar regions.

This engaging, timely history examines:the unfolding implications of major climate changesthe impact of resource exploitation on the indigenous.

And there is a rich and fascinating history behind it all, to which Grant does immense justice. In fact, this book is a “must read” for every Canadian who is interested in the history of the Arctic: Grant recounts the fascinating story of how Canada — a modest and sparsely populated country — successfully asserted sovereignty over the.

This Wheel Book explores the Arctic—a region with new strategic significance—and includes the following articles: America’s Arctic Imperative. by Admiral Robert J. Papp, USCG (Ret.) Preparing for Arctic Naval Operations.

by Commander Mika Raunu, Finnish Navy, and Commander Rory Berke, USN. Cold Horizons: Arctic Maritime Security Challenges.Polar Imperative Book Summary: Based on Shelagh Grant’s groundbreaking archival research and drawing on her reputation as a leading historian in the field, Polar Imperative is a compelling overview of the historical claims of sovereignty over this continent’s polar regions.

This engaging, timely history examines: the unfolding implications of major climate changes the impact of resource.