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Disarmament and the League of Nations

an address delivered before the Foreign Policy Association, Hotel Astor, New York, April 2, 1923

by Cecil of Chelwood, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil Viscount

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Published by Foreign Policy Association in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disarmament,
  • League of Nations

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lord Robert Cecil, with a report of the discussion
    SeriesPamphlet -- no. 17, series of 1922-23, Pamphlet (Foreign Policy Association) -- no. 17.
    ContributionsForeign Policy Association
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18, [1] p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26243093M
    OCLC/WorldCa9511179

    the League of Nations fail to provide the ri ght institutional setting for the disarmament bargaining or was it doomed to fail, due to inadequacies related to its structure and the. Internationalisms - edited by Glenda Sluga December We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.

      A short educational video designed to help GCSE and IGCSE students write a balanced answer to explain how successful the League of Nations' attempts at disarmament were in the s. In striking contrast to the situation after the First World War, Germany offered virtually no resistance to its forced disarmament by the allies in Effective opposition would have been much more difficult than in the s because the allies occupied every part of the country, the German armed forced were utterly crushed, and the power available to the allies was far greater than it had.

    Failure of controlling arms during the era of League of Nations had broken out another war which led to the collapse of League of Nations. This has made UN consider the disarmament and arms control as a main tactics for UN to prevent the breaking of another war. However it is a crucial policy for UN, this is not mean UN always succeed on it.   The League anticipated that publishing and sharing arms data would contribute to an environment of greater transparency, international trust, and cooperation. There was a genuine belief among many disarmament supporters that data could be used as a tool to influence public opinion and national leaders, and contribute to the League's.


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