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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
Security Council resolutions have undergone an important evolution over the last two decades. While continuing its traditional role of determining state-specific threats to peace and engaging accordingly in various peaceful or coercive measures, the Security Council has also adopted resolutions that have effectively imposed legal obligations on all... more...
- Springer Fachmedien 2008; US$ 69.99
- Duncker & Humblot 2013; US$ 44.44
Hauptbeschreibung Die »Krise« des Staates als Inbegriff des Politischen und als Organisationsform legitimer Herrschaft gehört zu den Grunderfahrungen der Gegenwart. Zahlreiche Phänomene der politisch-sozialen Welt bezeugen einen beschleunigten Prozess des Wandels von Staatlichkeit: Es gibt einen wachsenden Raum des Politischen jenseits staatlich... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 209.99
The Procedure of the UN Security Council is the definitive book of its kind and has been widely used by UN practitioners and scholars for nearly 40 years. This comprehensively revised edition contains over 450 pages of new material documenting the extensive and rapid innovations in the Council's procedures of the past two decades. A one-stop handbook... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2008; US$ 150.00
The United Nations was created as a response to the suffering caused by World War II. The goal of the organization, as stated in the Charter of the United Nations, was "to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war." That goal is as vital today as it was in 1945. Now in two volumes, with more than 100 new and revised entries. Encyclopedia... more...
- Springer 2008; US$ 119.00
This account of the 'L-20 project' describes and analyses a 3-year mobilization designed as an alternative to the political deadlocks preventing progress on critical global issues. The book traces the origins and findings of the project, and addresses such hot button issues as global warming, poverty, and war in the developing world. The book... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 60.00
This pioneering Research Handbook with contributions from renowned experts, provides an overview of the general doctrines making up the law of international organizations. The approach of this book is taken from a novel perspective: that of the tension between functionalism and constitutionalism. In doing so, this Handbook presents not only practically... more...
- BRILL 2002; US$ 222.00
The human rights idea is shaping the contemporary world. This work focuses on the human rights role of the Security Council in the post Cold War world. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 145.00
This book comprehensively examines the different proposals put forward for reforming the United Nations Security Council, analysing their objectives and exploring whether the implementation of their proposals would actually create a representative and more effective Security Council. It offers an inquiry into the Council?s constitutional set-up and... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
Analysing the relationship between EU unity and effectiveness in multilateral negotiations on food standards, climate change and health, this book develops a new model that simplifies earlier work on 'actorness' as well as combining insights from institutionalist, intergovernmentalist and constructivist theories. more...