SOWARD, F.H. (ed.).
Title: Changing Commonwealth : Proceedings of the Fourth Unofficial Commonwealth Relations Conference, September 8-18, 1949. Issued under the auspices of theCanadian Institute of International Affairs.
Publisher:  Oxford University Press / Canadian Institute of International Affairs, Toronto, 1950,
Seller ID: 95707
SOWARD, F.H. (ed.). The Changing Commonwealth : Proceedings of the Fourth Unofficial Commonwealth Relations Conference, September 8-18, 1949. Issued under the auspices of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Toronto : Oxford University Press, 1950. Pp [i]-xiv,-268,(6). Index. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. “The Changing Commonwealth is a report on the proceedings of the fourth unofficial Commonwealth Relations Conference, held at Bigwin Inn, Ontario, in the autumn of 1949. [...] What is the attitude of the Commonwealth countries to the United Nations, to the division of the world into two warring camps? How do the member nations feel towards the present foreign ?policies of the United States? What do they say about German rearmament, Western Union and the Atlantic Pact, about the Asian Communists? What is their opinion of the Sterling Problem, ?and how, if at all, do they hope to see it solved? What measures can be taken to raise thestandard of living in the world's depressed areas? These were some of the questions posed and considered at Bigwin.” - from the dj. Contents : 1, National Attitudes Towards the Commonwealth and Foreign Policies. 2. Strategy and Economic Problems. 3. The Position of the Member Nations in the Post-War World. 4. The Member Nations and the United Nations. 5. Policy and Strategy in a Divided World. 6. Currency, Commerce, and Colonies. 7. The Future of the Commonwealth. Appendices. Very good in nicked, unclipped dustjacket. 30.00