ERIC Number: ED409792
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Academic Relations between Canada and China: 1970-95.
This report reviews development of Sino-Canadian academic relations over the past 25 years. It offers an overview of four periods of Sino-Canadian academic relations (1970-79, 1979-83, 1983-89, and 1989-95), and briefly describes a number of programs in six areas: (1) foreign trade and economic cooperation, (2) foreign affairs and international trade, (3) science and technology, (4) natural sciences and engineering, (5) social sciences and humanities, and (6) provincial initiatives. Included also are profiles of China-related activities at 30 Canadian universities, including: University of Alberta, University of British Columbia, University of Calgary, Carleton University, Concordia University, Dalhousie University, University of Guelph, Laurentian University of Sudbury, Universite Laval, University of Manitoba, McGill University, McMaster University, Universite de Montreal, University of New Brunswick, University of Ottawa, Universite du Quebec a Chicoutimi, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Universite du Quebec a Trois Rivieres, Queen's University at Kingston, University of Regina, Ryerson Polytechnic University, Saint Mary's University, University of Saskatchewan, Simon Fraser University, Technical University of Nova Scotia, University of Toronto, University of Victoria, University of Waterloo, University of Western Ontario, and York University. Study findings are summarized from both a Canadian and a Chinese perspective. Twenty-five appendixes contain tables and charts of data and reference material on Sino-Canadian academic cooperative programs. (Contains 14 references.) (CH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Canadian Studies, Colleges, Cooperative Programs, Exchange Programs, Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, International Programs, International Relations, International Studies, International Trade, Partnerships in Education, Scientific and Technical Information, Study Abroad, Tables (Data), Universities
International Relations and Programs, Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, 350 Albert Street, Suite 600, Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 1B1 Canada; phone: 613-563-1236, fax: 613-563-9745 ($19.95, Canada; $25.95, United States; $30.95, other countries).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Researchers
Sponsor: Canadian International Development Agency, Ottawa (Ontario).
Authoring Institution: Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).
Identifiers - Location: Canada; China