‘Malice to None, Goodwill to All?’: The Legitimacy of Commonwealth Enforcement

  title={‘Malice to None, Goodwill to All?’: The Legitimacy of Commonwealth Enforcement},
  author={C. Chau},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Political Science},
  pages={259 - 279}
  • C. Chau
  • Published 1 August 2005
  • Political Science
  • Japanese Journal of Political Science
In the early 1990s, the Commonwealth reformed its political structure to allow interference in domestic affairs of member states. This article examines whether such an institutional transformation has helped the organization to fulfil its purpose to work in the common interests of member countries and of their people. The article demonstrates that, while, as a consequence of post-Cold War globalization, concerns about the Commonwealth's political credibility and public perception have relaxed… 
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