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The United Nations : reality and ideal, Peter R. Baehr and Leon Gordenker

Label
The United Nations : reality and ideal
Title
The United Nations
Title remainder
reality and ideal
Statement of responsibility
Peter R. Baehr and Leon Gordenker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Baehr, P. R.
Dewey number
341.23
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordenker, Leon
  • Baehr, P. R.
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United Nations
Label
The United Nations : reality and ideal, Peter R. Baehr and Leon Gordenker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: The United Nations at the end of the 1990s. 3rd ed. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Economic and Social Council -- The
  • Trusteeship Council -- The
  • International Court of Justice -- The
  • Secretariat -- Cluster of UN agencies -- Organizational tension -- 3. Membership and decision-making -- Chinese representation -- Divided states -- Ministates -- Weighted voting -- Decision-making processes -- Fundamental changes -- Voting groups -- Groups and voting positions -- The
  • political significance of resolutions -- Slow decision-making -- Finances -- U.S. debt to UN -- 4. The maintenance of peace and security -- Pacific settlement of disputes -- Coercive measures -- Practical use of Charter concepts -- Israel and neighbors -- Cyprus -- Congo -- New style peace operations -- Namibia -- Cambodia -- Collective coercive measures -- Korea -- Iraq and the attack on Kuwait -- After Iraq I -- Terror attacks on the United States -- Iraq II -- Frustrations in Middle East -- Uniting for peace -- Hybrid forms of peace-keeping -- Somalia -- Yugoslavia -- Rwanda -- Haiti -- Central America -- Second thoughts on peace-keeping -- Limits and potentials in maintaining peace -- Arms control and weapons of mass destruction -- Non-proliferation -- Ban on nuclear testing -- Demilitarized and nuclear-free zone -- Chemical and biological weapons -- Conclusion -- 5. Human rights and decolonization -- The
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- The
  • international covenants for human rights -- Other human rights activities -- High Commissioner for Human Rights -- The
  • Israeli-Occupied Territories -- Specialized Agencies -- The
  • International Criminal Court -- The
  • right of self-determination -- Declaration on non-self-governing territories -- The
  • 1. Introduction
  • Trusteeship System -- Declaration on Granting of Independence -- The
  • imposition of economic sanctions -- East Timor (Timor Leste) -- Remaining colonial issues -- Apartheid -- Conclusion -- 6. Cooperation for economic and social progress -- Global conferences -- Economic and social data -- Reduction of poverty -- Technical assistance -- UN Population Fund -- UN Capital Development Fund -- UN University -- W Volunteers -- UN Children's Fund -- UN Conference on Trade and Development -- New International Economic Order -- The
  • global environment -- Refugees and disasters -- Narcotics drug control -- AIDS -- Conventional economic, social and cultural cooperation -- 7. The 21st century : a changing UN -- Collective legitimization -- The
  • Soviet Union -- The
  • five policemen -- The
  • Third World -- The
  • United States -- The
  • Secretary-General -- The
  • specialized agencies -- The
  • UN in the 21st century -- Appendix. Charter of the United Nations
  • Independent states -- Interdependent societies -- International law -- Reforming world politics -- Conferences and decisions -- Functional cooperation in the 19th century -- The
  • Concert of Europe -- The
  • Hague Peace Conferences -- The
  • League of Nations -- World War II and the UN -- The
  • San Francisco Conference -- 2. Charter and structure of the United Nations -- Close relatives -- The
  • General Assembly -- The
  • Security Council -- The
Control code
FIEb14745938
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xviii, 196 pages
Isbn
9781403949042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)60516764
Label
The United Nations : reality and ideal, Peter R. Baehr and Leon Gordenker
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: The United Nations at the end of the 1990s. 3rd ed. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Economic and Social Council -- The
  • Trusteeship Council -- The
  • International Court of Justice -- The
  • Secretariat -- Cluster of UN agencies -- Organizational tension -- 3. Membership and decision-making -- Chinese representation -- Divided states -- Ministates -- Weighted voting -- Decision-making processes -- Fundamental changes -- Voting groups -- Groups and voting positions -- The
  • political significance of resolutions -- Slow decision-making -- Finances -- U.S. debt to UN -- 4. The maintenance of peace and security -- Pacific settlement of disputes -- Coercive measures -- Practical use of Charter concepts -- Israel and neighbors -- Cyprus -- Congo -- New style peace operations -- Namibia -- Cambodia -- Collective coercive measures -- Korea -- Iraq and the attack on Kuwait -- After Iraq I -- Terror attacks on the United States -- Iraq II -- Frustrations in Middle East -- Uniting for peace -- Hybrid forms of peace-keeping -- Somalia -- Yugoslavia -- Rwanda -- Haiti -- Central America -- Second thoughts on peace-keeping -- Limits and potentials in maintaining peace -- Arms control and weapons of mass destruction -- Non-proliferation -- Ban on nuclear testing -- Demilitarized and nuclear-free zone -- Chemical and biological weapons -- Conclusion -- 5. Human rights and decolonization -- The
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- The
  • international covenants for human rights -- Other human rights activities -- High Commissioner for Human Rights -- The
  • Israeli-Occupied Territories -- Specialized Agencies -- The
  • International Criminal Court -- The
  • right of self-determination -- Declaration on non-self-governing territories -- The
  • 1. Introduction
  • Trusteeship System -- Declaration on Granting of Independence -- The
  • imposition of economic sanctions -- East Timor (Timor Leste) -- Remaining colonial issues -- Apartheid -- Conclusion -- 6. Cooperation for economic and social progress -- Global conferences -- Economic and social data -- Reduction of poverty -- Technical assistance -- UN Population Fund -- UN Capital Development Fund -- UN University -- W Volunteers -- UN Children's Fund -- UN Conference on Trade and Development -- New International Economic Order -- The
  • global environment -- Refugees and disasters -- Narcotics drug control -- AIDS -- Conventional economic, social and cultural cooperation -- 7. The 21st century : a changing UN -- Collective legitimization -- The
  • Soviet Union -- The
  • five policemen -- The
  • Third World -- The
  • United States -- The
  • Secretary-General -- The
  • specialized agencies -- The
  • UN in the 21st century -- Appendix. Charter of the United Nations
  • Independent states -- Interdependent societies -- International law -- Reforming world politics -- Conferences and decisions -- Functional cooperation in the 19th century -- The
  • Concert of Europe -- The
  • Hague Peace Conferences -- The
  • League of Nations -- World War II and the UN -- The
  • San Francisco Conference -- 2. Charter and structure of the United Nations -- Close relatives -- The
  • General Assembly -- The
  • Security Council -- The
Control code
FIEb14745938
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xviii, 196 pages
Isbn
9781403949042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)60516764

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