The United Nations At The End Of The 1990s / Edition 3

The United Nations At The End Of The 1990s / Edition 3

by Peter R. Baehr, Leon Gordenker
     
 

This book sets out the fundamental features of the structure of the UN and traces the political developments around such topics as maintaining international peace, protecting human rights, and improving economic welfare.
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This book sets out the fundamental features of the structure of the UN and traces the political developments around such topics as maintaining international peace, protecting human rights, and improving economic welfare.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312220167
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
08/17/2000
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables
Preface to the Third Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface
List of Abbreviations
1Introduction1
2Charter and Structure of the United Nations20
3Membership and Decision-Making46
4The Maintenance of Peace and Security66
5Human Rights100
6From Colonialism to Independence120
7Cooperation for Economic and Social Progress132
8As the 1990s End: an Unsettled UN153
AppCharter of the United Nations164
Bibliography190
Index197

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