The Indian Nationalist Movement and the League of Nations: Prologue to the United Nations

  title={The Indian Nationalist Movement and the League of Nations: Prologue to the United Nations},
  author={T. A. Keenleyside},
  journal={India Quarterly},
  pages={281 - 298}
Prior to 1947, India, despite its dependence upon Great Britain, was represented in most of the bonafide international conferences and organizations that evolved especially during the inter-war years. For example, India participated in the Paris Peace Conference of 1919, the Washington Conference on Naval Armaments of 1921, the London Naval Conference of 1930, the Disarmament Conference of 1932 and the annual inter-war conferences of the International Labour Organization. In addition, India was… Expand
3 Citations
Beyond an Imperial Foreign Policy?: India at the League of Nations, 1919–1946
  • J. Mcquade
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History
  • 2019
ABSTRACT This article argues that India’s role as the only non-self-governing member of the League of Nations provides a largely unexamined entry point into understanding the nature of IndianExpand
Political humanitarianism in the 1930s: Indian aid for Republican Spain
Abstract This article examines Indian humanitarian help for Republican victims during the Spanish Civil War. It focuses in particular on aid initiatives by the Indian national movement, which wereExpand
The Cold War Politics of Soviet Federal Structures, 1945–1965
Abstract This article shows how official discussions of federal arrangements within the USSR affected Soviet foreign policy from the 1940s through the 1960s, especially on questions of decolonizationExpand


A League to Enforce Peace
The immediate cause that has involved the United States in war today is that our ships are being sunk and our people killed while they are lawfully engaged in peaceful commerce on the seas; butExpand
Nehrrr, The First Sixty Years (New York
  • See hl.K. Gandhi, Non-Violelice in Pence mid War (Ahmedabad
  • 1965
A Politico1 Biography
  • (London,
  • 1963
T~re Rise nnd Growth of rhe Congress in India
  • 1938
adduced by moderate nationalists in favour of retaining League membership. See for example, the view of P.N
  • Sapru, Corclicil of State Debates,
  • 1937