United Nations, Divided World: The UN's Roles in International Relations / Edition 2

United Nations, Divided World: The UN's Roles in International Relations / Edition 2

by Adam Roberts
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198279264

ISBN-13: 9780198279266

Pub. Date: 01/28/1994

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book, highly praised as an authoritative assessment of the United Nations and its place in international relations, brings together distinguished academics and senior UN officials in a clear and penetrating examination of how the UN has developed since 1945.

Overview

This book, highly praised as an authoritative assessment of the United Nations and its place in international relations, brings together distinguished academics and senior UN officials in a clear and penetrating examination of how the UN has developed since 1945.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198279266
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 5.50(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The UN's Roles in a Divided World: Adam Roberts and Benedict Kingsbury
The Historical Development of the UN's Role in International Security: Michael Howard
The UN and International Security after the End of the Cold War: Brian Urquhart
The UN and the National Interests of States: Anthony Parsons
The Role of the UN Secretary-General: Javier Perez de Cuellar
The Good Offices Function of the UN Secretary-General: Thomas M. Franck and Georg Nolte
UN Peacekeeping and Election-Monitoring: Sally Morphet
The UN and Human Rights: At the End of the Beginning: Tom J. Farer and Felice Gaer
The UN and the Problem of Economic Development: Kenneth Dadzie
The UN and the Environment: Patricia Birnie
The UN and the Development in International Law: Nagendra Singh
The Historical Development of Efforts to Reform the UN: Maurice Bertrand
The Structure of the UN in the Post-Cold War Period: Peter Wilenski
Appendices, including: An Agenda for Peace: Boutros Boutros-Ghali

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >