International Affairs: The United Nations: Moynihanism at the United Nations

Dumas, J. R. P.
January 1995
In the Service of the Public: Articles & Speeches, 1963-1993, Wi;1995, p193
The article presents a reprint of the article "Moynihanism at the United Nations," which appeared in the July 1980 issue of "Third World Quarterly." It focuses on Daniel Patrick Moynihan, permanent representative of the U.S. to the United Nations (UN) in 1975. It states that Moynihan was only one representative of the economically developed western world demonstrating concern at what was considered the quick deterioration of the UN as a forum for calm negotiation and effective settlement of disputes.


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