Canadian Natural Resource and Environmental Policy: Political Economy and Public Policy


This book examines policy-making in one of the most significant areas of activity in the Canadian economy - natural resources and the environment. It discusses the evolution of resource policies from the early era of exploitation to the present era of resource and environmental management. Using an integrated political economy and policy perspective, the book provides a comprehensive analytical framework from which the foundation of ideological perspectives, administrative structures, and substantive issues are explored. Departing from traditional approaches that emphasize a single discipline or perspective.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Vancouver, B.C.
Publication year:
  • 1997