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The United Nations and changing world politics

Author: Thomas G Weiss; David P Forsythe; Roger A Coate
Publisher: Boulder : Westview Press, 1994.
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An up-to-date text on the United Nations; treats the maintenance of peace, the protection of human rights, and the achievement of sustainable development.
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Weiss, Thomas George.
United Nations and changing world politics.
Boulder : Westview Press, 1994
(OCoLC)606339115
Online version:
Weiss, Thomas George.
United Nations and changing world politics.
Boulder : Westview Press, 1994
(OCoLC)624462758
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas G Weiss; David P Forsythe; Roger A Coate
ISBN: 0813317606 9780813317601 0813317614 9780813317618
OCLC Number: 30319282
Description: xx, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. The Theory of UN Collective Security --
2. The Reality of UN Security Efforts During the Cold War --
3. UN Security Operations After the Cold War --
4. Groping Toward the Twenty-first Century --
5. The United Nations, Human Rights, and Humanitarian Affairs: The Theory --
6. The United Nations and Applying Human Rights Standards --
7. Change, the United Nations, and Human Rights --
8. Developmentalism and the United Nations --
9. Ecodevelopment and the United Nations --
10. Sustainable Development and the United Nations: Problems and Prospects for the 1990s --
Conclusion: Learning from Change --
Appendix A: Charter of the United Nations --
Appendix B: The United Nations System.
Responsibility: Thomas G. Weiss, David P. Forsythe, Roger A. Coate.
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Since the end of the Cold War, the United Nations has been presented with dramatic changes in the world's political arena. In this book the authors trace the development of the UN, from its  Read more...

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