An Exemplary Leader?: New Zealand and Decolonization of the Cook Islands and Niue

@article{McDonald2020AnEL,
  title={An Exemplary Leader?: New Zealand and Decolonization of the Cook Islands and Niue},
  author={C. McDonald},
  journal={The Journal of Pacific History},
  year={2020},
  volume={55},
  pages={394 - 417}
}
  • C. McDonald
  • Published 2020
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Pacific History
ABSTRACT New Zealand is proud of its decolonization record: Prime Minister Peter Fraser’s role in developing provisions for non-self-governing territories in the United Nations; New Zealand’s support for the 1960 declaration on colonialism; its leadership on decolonization in the Pacific; the innovative decolonization solution of self-government in free association with New Zealand adopted by the Cook Islands in 1965, and similar arrangement by Niue in 1974. This record is ascribed to a New… Expand