1997, Spring (No. 50)

Hard copies available at the National Library of Australia and the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

EDITORIAL

Interstate’s 50th Issue

A Retrospective of Interstate – Journal of International Affairs
Catherine Lillington

Africa

Workshop: Understanding Security and Development in Africa (8 March 1997)
Will Thomas

International NGOs and the ‘New Humanitarian Agenda’
Babu Rahman

The Western Media and Africa: Issues of Information and Images
Ama Biney

Where a Loan is better than a Gift
Glen Saunders

Australia

A Question of Identity
Edward Beavington

Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Revisited
Kerry-Anne Clancy

Law

Should politicians be legally accountable for their election promises?
Brendan Norris

War, Strategy and Intelligence

McPeace
James Ritchie

Covert Propaganda in the Cold War
James Ritchie

Securing the Skies: Threats to Civil Aviation from International Terrorism
Paul Williams

Nuclear Weapons Proliferation and the Efficacy of Deterrence
Luke Wilcock

Light Sabres in Space: Soviet views on SDI
John Devlin

Obituary

Deng Xiaoping and the Future
John Heathershaw

The Department’s Diary and Crisis Games

The Diary
Jenny Mathers

Crisis Games: Asia (February 1997)
Nick Lane, John Heathershaw, Rosalind Roberts, Catherine Lillington and Owain Gower