An Idea and Its Servants: UNESCO from Within

An Idea and Its Servants: UNESCO from Within

by Richard Hoggart



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195200775
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/01/1978
Pages: 220

About the Author

Richard Hoggart, as professor of modern English literature at Birmingham University, founded the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies. He has authored or edited over twenty-five books, including Between Two Worlds: Politics, Anti-Politics, and the Unpolitical, The Uses of Literacy, and The Tyranny of Relativism, all available from Transaction.

John R. Bolton is senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. He also previously served as under secretary of state for arms control and international security and assistant secretary for international organization affairs. He is the author of Surrender Is Not an Option: Defending America at the United Nations.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Introduction to the Transaction Edition, John R. Bolton Preface 1. The Setting 2. Indisputably Useful Activities 3. Two Fine Fictions 4. The First Constituency: Governments 5. The Second Constituency: The Intellectual Communities 6. The Sixth Estate: Daily Life in the Secretariat 7. The Director General 8. Should UNESCO survive? Epilogue Appendix Selective Bibliography Index

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews