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The Resource Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands, W. David McIntyre

Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands, W. David McIntyre

Label
Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands
Title
Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands
Statement of responsibility
W. David McIntyre
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed account - based on recently-opened archives - of when, how, and why the British Government changed its mind about giving independence to the Pacific Islands
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McIntyre, W. David
Dewey number
325.341
Index
index present
LC call number
JV241
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Oxford history of the British Empire companion series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decolonization
  • Great Britain
  • Oceania
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Decolonization
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Great Britain
  • Oceania
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Entkolonialisierung
  • Ozeanien
Label
Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands, W. David McIntyre
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'Imperialism, as such, is a newly coined word': Empire and Oceania -- 'The task of "Empire un-building" is a difficult one': decolonization -- 'Britain's withdrawal east of Suez is also a withdrawal west of Panama': the end in the Pacific: when, why, and how? -- 'A dramatic and liberal gesture': Attlee's secret Smaller Territories Enquiry, 1949-51 -- 'Limbo', 'mezzanine status', and 'independence minus': self-government within the Commonwealth -- 'Something of a profit and loss account': Macmillan's Audit of Empire and aftermath, 1957-60 -- 'The Cold War Front is advancing upon Oceania': pressures from the United Nations, 1960-61 -- 'To complete the process of decolonization as soon as possible': Whitehall's response to the UN Declaration, 1962-64 -- 'Coming to the most difficult period of decolonization': The Lady Margaret Hall Conference, 1965 -- 'A line would have to be drawn somewhere': Oceania and the paradox of the expanding United Nations, 1965-68 -- 'The British Empire is past history': retreat from 'never' land begins: Tonga and Fiji, 1970 -- 'Independence and self-government have the same value': self-determination for Niue, 1970-74 -- 'It is more blessed to go than be pushed': the 1973 Programme Analysis and Review -- 'To encourage Australia and New Zealand to take a larger share': The Anzac role in decolonization -- 'Liquidating colonial arrangements with as much speed as could be decently mustered': accelerated decolonization: Solomon Islands -- 'We cannot now apply the brakes': accelerated decolonization: the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, 1975-78 -- 'The most difficult pre-independence conference we have had for a Pacific territory': accelerated decolonization: Kiribati and Banaba, 1968-79 -- 'The dying art of decolonization is difficult to pursue in a condominium': accelerated decolonization: New Hebrides
Control code
871174876
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191772146
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
577304
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871174876
Label
Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands, W. David McIntyre
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'Imperialism, as such, is a newly coined word': Empire and Oceania -- 'The task of "Empire un-building" is a difficult one': decolonization -- 'Britain's withdrawal east of Suez is also a withdrawal west of Panama': the end in the Pacific: when, why, and how? -- 'A dramatic and liberal gesture': Attlee's secret Smaller Territories Enquiry, 1949-51 -- 'Limbo', 'mezzanine status', and 'independence minus': self-government within the Commonwealth -- 'Something of a profit and loss account': Macmillan's Audit of Empire and aftermath, 1957-60 -- 'The Cold War Front is advancing upon Oceania': pressures from the United Nations, 1960-61 -- 'To complete the process of decolonization as soon as possible': Whitehall's response to the UN Declaration, 1962-64 -- 'Coming to the most difficult period of decolonization': The Lady Margaret Hall Conference, 1965 -- 'A line would have to be drawn somewhere': Oceania and the paradox of the expanding United Nations, 1965-68 -- 'The British Empire is past history': retreat from 'never' land begins: Tonga and Fiji, 1970 -- 'Independence and self-government have the same value': self-determination for Niue, 1970-74 -- 'It is more blessed to go than be pushed': the 1973 Programme Analysis and Review -- 'To encourage Australia and New Zealand to take a larger share': The Anzac role in decolonization -- 'Liquidating colonial arrangements with as much speed as could be decently mustered': accelerated decolonization: Solomon Islands -- 'We cannot now apply the brakes': accelerated decolonization: the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, 1975-78 -- 'The most difficult pre-independence conference we have had for a Pacific territory': accelerated decolonization: Kiribati and Banaba, 1968-79 -- 'The dying art of decolonization is difficult to pursue in a condominium': accelerated decolonization: New Hebrides
Control code
871174876
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191772146
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
577304
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871174876

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