United Nations: Reality and Ideal / Edition 4

United Nations: Reality and Ideal / Edition 4

by Peter R. Baehr, Leon Gordenker
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403949050

ISBN-13: 9781403949059

Pub. Date: 04/03/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The United Nations: Reality and Ideal examines the structure, operation and history of the United Nations. It explains the historical roots of the UN system and its legal and organizational structures and sets out what the organization and its partners do in relation to major global events and issues. This revised and updated edition gives extended attention to…  See more details below

Overview

The United Nations: Reality and Ideal examines the structure, operation and history of the United Nations. It explains the historical roots of the UN system and its legal and organizational structures and sets out what the organization and its partners do in relation to major global events and issues. This revised and updated edition gives extended attention to peace-maintenance, human rights and economic and social development and examines the special position of the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403949059
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
04/03/2006
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.45(d)

Table of Contents

Preface Introduction Charter and Structure of the United Nations Membership and Decision-Making The Maintenance of Peace and Security Human Rights and Decolonization Cooperation for Economic and Social Progress The 21st Century Appendix: Charter of the United Nations Bibliography

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