The United Nations at the End of the 1990's / Edition 3

The United Nations at the End of the 1990's / Edition 3

by Peter R. Baehr, Leon Gordenker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0312220170

ISBN-13: 9780312220174

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

At the approach of the twenty-first century, the United Nations remains the main hope for world peace. This straightforward analysis by longtime observers and recognized scholars sets out the fundamental features of the structure of the UN and traces the political issues in which it is involved.
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At the approach of the twenty-first century, the United Nations remains the main hope for world peace. This straightforward analysis by longtime observers and recognized scholars sets out the fundamental features of the structure of the UN and traces the political issues in which it is involved.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312220174
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
221
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(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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