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The Resource The Oxford handbook on the United Nations, edited by Thomas G. Weiss and Sam Daws

The Oxford handbook on the United Nations, edited by Thomas G. Weiss and Sam Daws

Label
The Oxford handbook on the United Nations
Title
The Oxford handbook on the United Nations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas G. Weiss and Sam Daws
Title variation
United Nations
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weiss, Thomas G.
  • Daws, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United Nations
Label
The Oxford handbook on the United Nations, edited by Thomas G. Weiss and Sam Daws
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [716]-732) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt.1. Introduction -- World politics: continuity and change since 1945
  • pt.2. Theoretical frameworks -- Political approaches -- Legal perspectives -- Evolution in knowledge
  • pt.3. Principal organs -- General Assembly -- Security Council -- Economic and Social Council -- Trusteeship Council -- Secretariat: independence and reform -- Secretary-General -- International Court of Justice
  • pt.4. Relationships with other actors -- Regional groups and alliances -- Bretton Woods institutions -- Civil society -- Private sector -- Media
  • pt.5. International peace and security -- Disarmament -- Peaceful settlement of disputes and conflict prevention -- Peacekeeping operations -- Sanctions -- Peace enforcement -- Humanitarian intervention -- Post-conflict peacebuilding -- terrorism
  • pt.6. Human rights -- Norms and machinery -- International criminal court and ad hoc tribunals -- Humanitarian action and coordination -- Women and gender -- Children -- Minorities and indigenous peoples -- Human security
  • pt.7. Development -- Coordinating economic and social affairs -- Health and infectious disease -- Natural resource management and sustainable development -- Organized crime -- Democracy and good governance -- Human development
  • pt.8. Prospects for reform -- Principal organs -- Financing -- Widening participation
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 810 pages
Isbn
9780199279517
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77573883
Label
The Oxford handbook on the United Nations, edited by Thomas G. Weiss and Sam Daws
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [716]-732) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt.1. Introduction -- World politics: continuity and change since 1945
  • pt.2. Theoretical frameworks -- Political approaches -- Legal perspectives -- Evolution in knowledge
  • pt.3. Principal organs -- General Assembly -- Security Council -- Economic and Social Council -- Trusteeship Council -- Secretariat: independence and reform -- Secretary-General -- International Court of Justice
  • pt.4. Relationships with other actors -- Regional groups and alliances -- Bretton Woods institutions -- Civil society -- Private sector -- Media
  • pt.5. International peace and security -- Disarmament -- Peaceful settlement of disputes and conflict prevention -- Peacekeeping operations -- Sanctions -- Peace enforcement -- Humanitarian intervention -- Post-conflict peacebuilding -- terrorism
  • pt.6. Human rights -- Norms and machinery -- International criminal court and ad hoc tribunals -- Humanitarian action and coordination -- Women and gender -- Children -- Minorities and indigenous peoples -- Human security
  • pt.7. Development -- Coordinating economic and social affairs -- Health and infectious disease -- Natural resource management and sustainable development -- Organized crime -- Democracy and good governance -- Human development
  • pt.8. Prospects for reform -- Principal organs -- Financing -- Widening participation
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 810 pages
Isbn
9780199279517
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77573883

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