Encyclopedia of the United Nations, 2nd Edition

  • John Allphin Moore
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  • ISBN-10: 1438129262
  • ISBN-13: 9781438129266
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 736 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released May 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Now in two volumes, with more than 100 new and revised entries, Encyclopedia of the United Nations, Second Edition provides a comprehensive update to the United Nations's institutions, procedures, policies, specialized agencies, historic personalities, initiatives, and involvement in world affairs. This up-to-date reference puts into context the past 50 years of major world events and the role the United Nations has played in them. Presented in alphabetical format, this book features more than 500 entries that include brief references, longer explanatory essays, and detailed data on the UN The appendixes contain important UN documents, such as the Charter of the United Nations, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Statute of the International Court of Justice, and recent Security Council resolutions.