Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Glamour in the PacificCultural Internationalism and Race Politics in the Women's Pan-Pacific$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Fiona Paisley

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780824833428

Published to Hawaii Scholarship Online: November 2016

DOI: 10.21313/hawaii/9780824833428.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM HAWAII SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.hawaii.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Hawaii University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in HSO for personal use.date: 24 September 2021

Population, Peace, and Protection

Population, Peace, and Protection

Chapter:
(p.129) Four Population, Peace, and Protection
Source:
Glamour in the Pacific
Author(s):

Fiona Paisley

Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:10.21313/hawaii/9780824833428.003.0004

This chapter focuses on the fourth Pan-Pacific Women's Conference held in Vancouver, Canada, in the summer of 1937. Under the conference theme of “Practical Ways and Means to Promote Peace,” participants discussed a range of issues concerning the promotion of world cooperation and the end of war. While delegates traveled toward the conference, Sino-Japanese hostilities in Manchuria recommenced and were destined to escalate by December into the horrors of Nanking. To many of those present in 1937, a second world war seemed imminent, underlining even more strongly the need for a new way forward in global affairs. Following the war, the association gradually re-formed, to meet again in Honolulu in 1949, and a new generation of nonwhite women from decolonized and settler colonial nations represented their own organizations in the Pan-Pacific.

Keywords:   Pan-Pacific Women's Conference, world peace, World War II, international affairs

Hawaii Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.