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Owen, David 1938-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 252 publications in 11 languages and 5,830 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish  History  Case studies  Sources  Software  Political platforms 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Interviewee
Classifications: DR1313.7.D58, 949.7024
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Human rights by David Owen( Book )
20 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In sickness and in power : illness in heads of government during the last 100 years by David Owen( Book )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The course of modern world history has been critically shaped by the physical and mental illnesses of heads of state, sometimes in the public eye, but usually in secrecy. Democratic politicians as diverse as Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Churchill, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Pompidou, Mitterrand, Blair, George W. Bush, Chirac, and Sharon all lied about their health. Owen argues that a medically definable condition called Hubris Syndrome affects some heads of government the longer they stay in office or after a specific triggering event such as 9/11. Lord Owen makes the cases that democratic societies need to implement new procedures for dealing with illness in their own heads of government, and that they need to empower the United Nations to use new procedures and means for removing despots whose behavior becomes so hubristic as to pose a grave threat to their own people or the world
The politics of defence by David Owen( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and Chinese and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Face the future by David Owen( Book )
8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy must work : a trilateral agenda for the decade : a task force report to the Trilateral Commission by David Owen( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In sickness and in health : the politics of medicine by David Owen( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A future that will work : competitiveness and compassion by David Owen( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The little book of forensics : 50 of the world's most infamous criminal cases solved by science by David Owen( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reveals how fifty famous international criminal cases were solved by leading-edge scientific methods, in a layperson's anthology that documents the applications of a wide variety of technologies, from DNA analysis and toxicology to document identification and electronic forensics
Bosnia-Herzegovina : the Vance/Owen Peace Plan by David Owen( Book )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1992 David Owen was appointed the EU Co-Chairman of the International Conference on the Former Yugoslavia, working alongside the UN's Co-Chairman, Cyrus Vance. The papers collected here provide fascinating primary source material and an insider's account of the intense international political activity at that time, which culminated in the Vance-Owen Peace Plan (VOPP). At a time when the international community is looking again at whether and how the Dayton Accords and the 1995 division into two entities should be adjusted in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Owen highlights elements of the VOPP which are
A unified health service by David Owen( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hubris syndrome : Bush, Blair and the intoxication of power by David Owen( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuclear papers by David Owen( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The time has come : partnership for progress by David Owen( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven ages : poetry for a lifetime ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A United Kingdom by David Owen( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hidden perspective : the military conversations 1906-1914 by David Owen( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bosnia peace without honour ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the roots of the Bosnian conflict through the 1992-1995 efforts of America's Cyrus Vance and British diplomat Lord David Owen to negotiate a lasting peace. Both diplomats expose the role of world powers in brokering, mediating, and at times exacerbating the regional conflict. Owen attributes failures to establish an equitable regional government to the election of Bill Clinton and the resulting American foreign policy shifts--particularly the placement of UN troops in strategic Serbian sites
A Review of the Children Act ten years on : its effect on foster care policy and practice ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zieke wereldleiders : hoe overmoed, depressies en andere aandoeningen politieke beslissingen sturen by David Owen( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Balkan Odyssey by David Owen( Book )
20 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Owen beretter om tre års arbejde som fredsforhandler i det forhenværende Jugoslavien, 1992-1995
 
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Alternative Names
Oven, Dejvid
Owen, Baron Owen David Anthony Llewellyn 1938-
Owen, David
Owen, David 1938-
Οουεν, Ντέιβιντ
أوين، ديفيد، 1938-
Languages
English (145)
Chinese (8)
French (6)
Croatian (4)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
Serbian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Dutch (1)
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