Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/16790
Title: The World Court Project: The Evolution and Impact of an Effective Citizens' Movement
Contributor(s): Dewes, Catherine F (author); Harris, Geoff (supervisor); Henderson, John (supervisor)
Publication Date: 1999
Degree Conferred by: 1999
Open Access: Yes
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/16790
Abstract: This study began in 1994, and was initially the dissertation component for an M.A.(Hons). As it developed, it became clear that a much greater commitment of time and research was needed to do justice to the historic importance of the international citizens' initiative I had chosen to document. During 1993-94 the World Court Project (WCP) helped to persuade the UN to request the International Court of Justice for an advisory opinion on the legal status of nuclear weapons. At the end of 1995 the thesis was upgraded to PhD level, which offered scope to delve more deeply into the archives of individuals and organisations behind the WCP; to interview some of the personalities who had helped it succeed; and to place the stories in the wider historical context of both Aotearoa/New Zealand's (A/NZ) foreign and defence policies and international nuclear disarmament issues.
Publication Type: Thesis Doctoral
Rights Statement: Copyright 1998 - Catherine F Dewes
HERDC Category Description: T2 Thesis - Doctorate by Research
Statistics to Oct 2018: Visitors: 579
Views: 569
Downloads: 169
Appears in Collections:Thesis Doctoral

Files in This Item:
11 files
File Description SizeFormat 
open/SOURCE08.pdfSOURCE08.pdf5.3 MBAdobe PDF
Download Adobe
View/Open
open/SOURCE05.pdfSOURCE05.pdf4.78 MBAdobe PDF
Download Adobe
View/Open
open/SOURCE06.pdfSOURCE06.pdf7.06 MBAdobe PDF
Download Adobe
View/Open
open/SOURCE03.pdfSOURCE03.pdf1.15 MBAdobe PDF
Download Adobe
View/Open
open/SOURCE07.pdfSOURCE07.pdf10.95 MBAdobe PDF
Download Adobe
View/Open
open/SOURCE04.pdfSOURCE04.pdf4.29 MBAdobe PDF
Download Adobe
View/Open
1 2 Next
Show full item record

Page view(s)

42
checked on Dec 29, 2018

Download(s)

38
checked on Dec 29, 2018
Google Media

Google ScholarTM

Check

SCOPUSTM   
Citations

 

WEB OF SCIENCETM
Citations

 

Items in Research UNE are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.