Sample searches


We have created some sample searches in Chatham House Online Archive covering politics and international relations to give you a glimpse of some of the content available. Below you will be able to download up to 10 pages of each article.

Cold War

Terrorism

Foreign Aid and Poverty

British European Policy

British Foreign Policy and EEC

European Integration

European Union and Economic Integration

European Monetary System

European Union and Human Rights

Kissinger

United States and Foreign Policy



Search: Cold War = 5,188 results

Special Publications
"The Agreements with the Soviet Union" Review of the Foreign Press. United States Memoranda and Economic Notes 131 (20 Aug. 1942)

Survey and Document Series

i. "2. Russo-American Relations to the Russian Rejection of the Marshall Plan" Survey of International Affairs 1947-1948. London: Oxford University Press, 1952. 24-39.
ii. "(ii) Correspondence between Mr. Henry A. Wallace and Marshal Stalin" Documents on International Affairs 1947-1948. Margaret Carlyle, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1952. 160-168.

Journals

"M. Molotoff's Speech of March 29." The Bulletin of International News 17.7 (January - June 1940): 418-419.

Meetings and Speeches
Finletter Thomas K.. "The Marshall Plan in Operation." RIIA/8/1582. Chatham House, London. 19 Oct. 1948


Search: Terrorism AFTER 1965 = 2,337 results

Use faceted search to select subject 'Terrorism' = 379 results
Journals
i. Dugard John. "International Terrorism: Problems of Definition." International Affairs 50.1 (1974): 67-81.
ii. Wilkinson Paul. "Terrorism: The international response." The World Today 34.1 (January - December 1978): 5-13.
iii. Rock David. "Revolt and repression in Argentina." The World Today 33.6 (January - December 1977): 215-222.
iv. Duncanson Dennis J.. "The conquest of Indochina." The World Today 31.6 (January - December 1975): 226-231.
v. Stoakes Frank. "The civil war in Lebanon." The World Today 32.1 (January - December 1976): 8-17.

Meetings and speeches
Wilkinson Paul. "Terrorism and the International Response." RIIA/8/3860. Chatham House, London. 08 Nov. 1977

Search: "Foreign Aid" AND Poverty = 387 results

Use faceted search to select subject 'poverty'
Journals
i. Balogh Thomas. "The Challenge of Totalitarian Planning in Asia." International Affairs 31.3 (1955): 300-310. 
ii. Lele, Uma J., and John Mellor W. "Jobs, Poverty and the "Green Revolution." International Affairs 48.1 (1972): 20-32.
iii. Klatt, W. "Asia after the World Food Conference." International Affairs 51.3 (1975): 344-357.
iv. Cohen, Stephen D. "Forgiving Poverty: The Political Economy of the International Debt Relief Negotiations." International Affairs 58.1 (1982): 59-77.
v. Kent, Randolph C. "Reflecting upon a decade of disasters: The evolving response of the international community." International Affairs 59.4 (1983): 693-711.
vi. Hibbert, Reginald. "Dealing with the Dispossessed." The World Today 53.5 (January-December 1997): 119-121.
vii. Payne, Anthony. "Blair, Brown and the Gleneagles agenda: Making poverty history, or confronting the global politics of unequal development?" International Affairs 82.5 (2006)

Books
Patel, I. G. "Exports by Countries in Process of Industrialization." New Directions for World Trade: Proceedings of a Chatham House Conference, Bellagio, 16-24 September 1963. London: Oxford University Press, 1964.

Pamphlets and Reports
Feachem, Zuzana, and Steffen Gambon. "Financing Sustainable Development, Poverty Reduction and the Private Sector: Finding Common Ground on the Ground." The Royal Institute of International Affairs, 22-23 January 2003.

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Search: British European Policy = 144 results

Journals

Kenneth Younger. "Britain in Europe: The Impact on Foreign Policy." International Affairs 48.4 (1972): 579-592.

Books

"10: Conclusion: The Wider Debate." The Foreign Policy Process in Britain. London: Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1976. 268-281.

Pamphlets and Reports
"Foreign Policy and the New Government."
The Royal Institute of Internatonal Affairs, May. 1979. Chatham House Briefings 1.

Search: Brit* Foreign Policy AND EEC = 240 results

Survey and Documents Series

"129. Speeches of the Ministers at the final session of the negotiations for British entry into the Common Market, Brussels, 29 January 1963." Documents on International Affairs 1962. D. C. Watt, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1971. 503-515.

Books
"The Options Open to Britain." Changing Perspectives in British Foreign Policy. London: Oxford University Press, 1964. 88-114. Chatham House Essays 7.

Journals
i. "Britain's place in Europe." The World Today 22.2 (January - December 1966): 50-57.
ii. Kenneth Younger. "Britain and the European Economic Community: The changed context for the second attempt." The World Today 23.1 (January-December 1967): 5-12.

Search: "European Integration" = 1,863 results

Meetings and Speeches
Zinkin Maurice. "European Co-operation Ii: Economic." RIIA/8/1530. Chatham House, London. 20 Apr. 1948

Journals
i. "Notes of the Month: Steps Towards European Co-operation."
The World Today 4.3 (January to December 1948): 93-95.
ii. L. H. G.. "The European Defence Community." The World Today 8.6 (January-December 1952): 236-248.
iii. J. C.. "The Schuman Plan and the Council of Europe: Steps towards a Federal Constitution." The World Today 8.11 (January-December 1952): 473-480.

Survey and Documents Series
Fyfe David Maxwell. "(i) Extract from a Speech by Sir David Maxwell Fyfe to the Consultative Assembly of the Council of Europe, 28 November 1951." Documents on International Affairs 1951. Denise Folliot, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1954. 142-145.

Search: European Union AND Economic Integration AFTER 1948 = 925 results

Use faceted search to select subject = 'european union'.

Meetings and Speeches
i.
Lord Layton. "Little Europe and Britain." RIIA/8/2127. Chatham House, London. 03 Mar. 1953
ii. Von Standen Berndt. "The 'Seven', the 'Six', and North America." RIIA/8/2685. Chatham House, London. 22 Mar. 1960
iii. Schumann M. Maurice."A French View of European Integration." RIIA/8/2790. Chatham House, London. 27 Nov. 1961

Survey and Documents Series
i. "132. Statement by the Swedish Minister of Trade, Mr. Lange, to the E.E.C. Council of Ministers, Brussels, 28 July 1962."
Documents on International Affairs 1962. D. C. Watt, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1971. 522-529.
ii. Dr. Schroeder. "Statement by the Federal German Foreign Minister, Dr. Schroeder, to the Council of Ministers of the European Economic Community, 2 April 1963." Documents on International Affairs 1963. D. C. Watt, James Mayall, and Cornelia Navari, eds. London: Oxford University Press, 1973. 74-80.

Journals
i.
Makower H and Charles Janson. "Book Review: European Community." International Affairs 30.2 (Oct. 1954): 232-233.
ii. B. R. "The European Common Market." The World Today 13.2 (January - December 1957): 50-61.
iii. G. M."The Outer Seven: Buying Time in the European Trade Dispute."The World Today 16.1 (1960): 15-23.
iv. Gellner Marianne. "Relations Between the Six and the Seven: A Survey of Recent Developments." The World Today 16.7 (1960): 278-287.

Pamphlets and Reports
i. "The Organization for European Economic Co-Operation (OEEC)."
Oxford University Press, Nov. 1958. 
ii. Hallstein Walter. "Some of our "Faux Probemes." Royal Institute of International Affairs, 04 Dec. 1964.

Books
"Chapter Thirteen The Pursuit of Europe."
French Politics: The First Years of the Fourth Republic. London: Oxford University Press, 1953. 194-219. 

Search: European Monetary System = 332 results

Journals
i.  Shonfield, Andrew. "Can the Western economic system stand the strain?." The World Today 32.5 (January - December 1976): 164-172.
ii.
 Denton, Geoffrey. "European monetary co-operation: The Bremen proposals." The World Today 34.11 (January - December 1978): 435-446.
iii.
 Statler, Jocelyn. "VIII: The European Monetary System: From Conception to Birth." International Affairs 55.2 (1979): 206-225.
iv.
Pinder, John. "Integrating Divergent Economies: The Extranational Method." International Affairs 55.4 (1979): 546-558.
v.
Kenen, Peter B.. "The European Central Bank and monetary policy in stage three of EMU." International Affairs 68.3 (1992): 457-474.

Books
i.
Statler, Jocelyn. "6 EMS: Cul-de-Sac or Signpost on the Road to EMU?" Economic Divergence in the European Community. Michael Hodges, and William Wallace, eds. London: Allen & Unwin, 1981. 101-134.
ii.
Pinder, John. "10 Integrating Divergent Economies: The Extranational Method." Economic Divergence in the European Community. Michael Hodges, and William Wallace, eds. London: Allen & Unwin, 1981. 192-204.
iii. "Chapter Eight: The European Monetary System."
Europe Under Stress: Convergence and Divergence in the European Community. London: Butterworths, 1981. 79-89. Butterworths European Studies

Search: European Union AND Human Rights AFTER 1948 = 1,454 results

Use faceted search to select subject = 'european union or human rights'.

Survey and Documents Series
i.
Robertson B.C.L., S.J.D., A. H.. "The European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights." The British Year Book of International Law 1950. H. Lauterpacht, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1951. 145-163.
ii.
Robertson B. C. L., LL. M., S. J. D., A. H.. "The United Nations Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the European Convention on Human Rights." The British Year Book of International Law 1968-69. C. H. M. Waldock, and R. Y. Jennings, eds. London: Oxford University Press, 1970.
iii.
Waldock C. H. M.. "The European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms." The British Year Book of International Law 1958. C. H. M. Waldock, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1959. 356-363.
iv.
Robertson A. H.. "The First Case before the European Court of Human Rights: Lawless v. The Government of Ireland." The British Year Book of International Law 1960. C. H. M. Waldock, and R. Y. Jennings, eds. London: Oxford University Press, 1961. 343-354.
v.
Eissen Marc-André. "The Independence of Malta and the European Convention on Human Rights." The British Year Book of International Law 1965-66. C. H. M. Waldock, and R. Y. Jennings, eds. London: Oxford University Press, 1968. 401-410.

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Search: Kissinger = 1,133 results

Journals

i. Blackett P. M. S.. "Nuclear Weapons and Defence: Comments on Kissinger, Kennan, and King-Hall." International Affairs 34.4 (1958): 421-434.
ii. Devillers Philippe. "The Paris negotiations on Vietnam." The World Today 25.8 (January - December 1969): 339-350.
iii. Morgan Roger. "Can Europe have a foreign policy?." The World Today 30.2 (January-December 1974): 43-50.
iv. Buchan Alastair. "The Irony of Henry Kissinger." International Affairs 50.3 (1974): 367-379.

Books
i. Halperin Morton H.. "America and Asia: The Impact of Nixon's China Policy." Sino-American Relations, 1949-71. Roderick MacFarquhar, ed. Newton Abbot, England: David & Charles, 1972. 3-20.
ii. "Chapter Ten Into the 1970s: SALT and Ostpolitik 1969-1972." The United States and West Germany 1945-1973: A Study in Alliance Politics. London: Oxford University Press, 1974. 191-221.

Pamphlets and Reports

Godfrey Hodgson. "Congress and American Foreign Policy." Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1979. Chatham House Papers 2.

Search: United States AND Foreign Policy = 11,077 results

Use faceted search to select country = United States of America, and subject = foreign policy (743 results)

Books
"Extract from a Report from the American Ambassador in Russia to the United States Secretary of State, Containing a Note from the Commissar for Foreign Affairs to the Allied Military Missions in Petrograd on the Proposed Armistice and Recognition." Soviet Documents on Foreign Policy. Jane Degras, ed. Vol. 1: 1917-1924. London: Oxford University Press, 1951. 10.

Journals

i. "II. - American Presidential Election, the Party Platforms." The Bulletin of International News 5.4 (07 July 1928): 75-79.
ii. "I. - The Franco-American Peace Proposals." The Bulletin of International News 4.15 (1927-1928): 341-345.

Survey and Documents Series
i. "Extracts from President Hoover's Armistice Day Address, November 11, 1930." Documents on International Affairs 1930. John W. Wheeler-Bennett, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1931. 127-130.
ii. President Hoover, and Mr. Ramsay MacDonald. "3. Text of Joint Statement Issued by President Hoover and Mr. Ramsay MacDonald, October 9, 1929." Documents on International Affairs1929. John W. Wheeler-Bennett, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1930. 17-19.
iii. "1. Draft Protocol of Accession." Documents on International Affairs 1929. John W. Wheeler-Bennett, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1930. 34-37.
iv. Hoover."1. Text of Proclamation by President Hoover, July 24, 1929." Documents on International Affairs 1929. John W. Wheeler-Bennett, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1930. 54.
v. "2. Extract from President Hoover's Message to Congress, December 3, 1929." Documents on International Affairs 1929. John W. Wheeler-Bennett, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1930. 247-249.
vi. "(iii) Text of the Reply of the American Government to the Chinese Government's Note on Extra-Territoriality, August 10, 1929." Documents on International Affairs 1929. John W. Wheeler-Bennett, ed. London: Oxford University Press, 1930. 290-293.

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