Canada’s Great Resolution in Pursuit of Cultural Sovereignty
|School||Sichuan International Studies University|
|Course||English Language and Literature|
|Keywords||Sports Illustrated magazine disputes Cultural sovereignty Cultural hegemony Cultural policy|
Cultural sovereignty is the highest decision-making power of the country maintain their own cultural characteristics from foreign cultures impact . In today 's economic and information globalization , Canada is facing the impact of the strong business culture in the United States . Is a lot of flooding in the mass media , the contents of the United States , Canada 's national cultural uniqueness by the strong impact of the unprecedented , Canada 's cultural sovereignty had been violated . Canadian magazine industry for decades has been facing a crisis of survival , journals half of the market by the U.S. magazine firmly in the hands . Concerns about the future of the Canadian magazine industry prompted the Canadian government many times over the years to take action to protect the Canadian magazine industry , given in the Canadian magazine advertising companies tax incentives to attract advertising investment , to penetrate into Canada, the U.S. magazine lesson to heavy taxes , especially in 1995 , the Government of Canada penetration into Canada, the United States, \This article through in-depth analysis of \On the surface, this is the need to protect their culture in Canada ; look at a deeper level , the conflict between the American cultural hegemony of Canada's cultural sovereignty . The Government of Canada does respect the WTO ruling , but did not give up the protection of the country 's cultural industry forced summing cultural sovereignty and display its to defend cultural sovereignty and implement their cultural policies firmness . Canada while maintaining cultural openness , determined to take measures to maintain cultural sovereignty , reduction of the national culture facing shock . Canada is a country faced and still exploring this issue earlier , the study of culture shock in Canada and the United States contend undoubtedly be learned in other countries .