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Gordenker, Leon 1923-

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Works: 76 works in 284 publications in 3 languages and 9,008 library holdings
Genres: History  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: JX1977, 341.23
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Publications about Leon Gordenker
Publications by Leon Gordenker
Most widely held works by Leon Gordenker
The Challenging role of the UN Secretary-General making "the most impossible job in the world" possible ( file )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
How has the role of the United Nations and its Secretary-General changed with the end of the Cold War? With the beginning of a New World Order? These questions are increasingly significant as the threat of nuclear-bloc confrontation is replaced by ethnic tensions and civil conflicts. In this first study of the office of the UN Secretary-General in this new era, Rivlin and Gordenker bring together leading scholars and practitioners to analyze these issues
The United Nations in the 1990s by P. R Baehr( Book )
25 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
At a time when the United Nations demonstrates new vitality, this straightforward explanation of the world organization's first 45 years provides essential background. It sets out the fundamental features of the structure of the United Nations and traces the political developments around such topics as maintaining international peace protecting human rights, and improving economic welfare. Its authors are long-time observers and recognized scholars. Their transatlantic collaboration provides an extra edge of objectivity
The United Nations : reality and ideal by P. R Baehr( Book )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 898 libraries worldwide
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
The UN Secretary-General and the maintenance of peace by Leon Gordenker( Book )
11 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 896 libraries worldwide
The United Nations in international politics by Leon Gordenker( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 libraries worldwide
"Written under the auspices of the Center of International Studies, Princeton University."
NGOs, the UN, and global governance ( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
International aid and national decisions : development programs in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia by Leon Gordenker( Book )
9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
The UN Secretary-General and Secretariat by Leon Gordenker( Book )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
"This book offers insight into the pulsing heart of the United Nations - the Secretariat and its head, the Secretary-General - and examines what this organization does and why." "Behind the public face of the Secretary-General Kofi Annan and his predecessors, an active corps of officials and advisers unceasingly have applied the decisions of the debating UN. They constitute the acting UN and face ceaseless pressures and challenges. They initiate or contribute to policies and activities that affect the 191 governments represented in the "debating UN." As chief officers of the UN Secretariat, the Secretaries-General have included such innovating figures as Annan and Dag Hammarskjold."--BOOK JACKET
Refugees in international politics by Leon Gordenker( Book )
15 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 libraries worldwide
The United Nations at the end of the 1990s by P. R Baehr( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
"As the UN continues to demonstrate the potential for new vitality, this new edition of the most concise introduction to the United Nations provides the essential information and background to half-a-century of the world organization's experience. It sets out the fundamental features of the structure of the UN and traces the political developments around such topics as maintaining international peace, protecting human rights, and improving economic welfare. The book provides essential information and analysis for students and lecturers in international politics, international relations, strategic and security studies and peace studies. It will be of use to policy-makers and practitioners in international politics in international organizations, foreign ministries and diplomatic embassies."--Jacket
The United Nations and the peaceful unification of Korea : the politics of field operations, 1947-1950 by Leon Gordenker( Book )
14 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
The United Nations in the world political economy : essays in honour of Leon Gordenker ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Resolving nationality conflicts : the role of public opinion research ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
International cooperation in response to AIDS by Leon Gordenker( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Soldiers, peacekeepers, and disasters ( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Basic courses in international law; an anthology of syllabi by Peter H Rohn( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
De Verenigde Naties : ideaal en werkelijkheid by P. R Baehr( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Dutch and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Beschrijving van ontstaan, ontwikkeling en werkwijze van de Verenigde Naties
The UN tangle : policy formation, reform, and reorganization by Leon Gordenker( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Basic courses in international organization; an anthology of syllabi by Peter H Rohn( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
The international executive : papers from a Princeton University Conference, April 26-29, 1977 by Princeton University Conference( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
 
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Gordenker, Leon
Languages
English (199)
Dutch (6)
Spanish (1)
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