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An insider's guide to the UN, Linda Fasulo

Label
An insider's guide to the UN
Title
An insider's guide to the UN
Statement of responsibility
Linda Fasulo
Title variation
  • Insider's guide to the United Nations
  • insiders guide to the UN
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to the United Nations covers such topics as its history, organization, finances, and operations around the world
Writing style
Award
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  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131326
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
341.23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1360
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
JZ4984.6
LC item number
.F37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
An insider's guide to the UN, Linda Fasulo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-235) 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
An overview -- UN founding documents -- The Secretary General and the Secretariat -- The American ambassadors -- The Security Council -- Peace operations -- The General Assembly -- Coordinating to fight international terrorism -- The UN village -- Rights versus sovereignty: the US and the International Criminal Court -- The call for reform -- UN finances -- A tour of UN headquarters -- The coup against Boutros-Ghali -- UN advocates, donors, and friends -- Keeping tabs on how nations vote -- Making a career at the UN -- ECOSOC -- Agencies, programs, and commissions -- Rule of law and human rights -- Social and economic development -- Protecting the biosphere and its inhabitants -- UN to the rescue -- Nuclear, biological, and chemical threats -- Guiding globalization: how the UN helps make things work -- Drug trafficking -- Conclusion -- Appendices. Appendix A: membership of principal United Nations organs in 2002 -- Appendix B: Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- Appendix C: UN member states -- Appendix D: How to set up a model UN meeting
Control code
8262332
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780300101546
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52216172
  • (Sirsi) i9780300101553
Label
An insider's guide to the UN, Linda Fasulo
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-235) 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
An overview -- UN founding documents -- The Secretary General and the Secretariat -- The American ambassadors -- The Security Council -- Peace operations -- The General Assembly -- Coordinating to fight international terrorism -- The UN village -- Rights versus sovereignty: the US and the International Criminal Court -- The call for reform -- UN finances -- A tour of UN headquarters -- The coup against Boutros-Ghali -- UN advocates, donors, and friends -- Keeping tabs on how nations vote -- Making a career at the UN -- ECOSOC -- Agencies, programs, and commissions -- Rule of law and human rights -- Social and economic development -- Protecting the biosphere and its inhabitants -- UN to the rescue -- Nuclear, biological, and chemical threats -- Guiding globalization: how the UN helps make things work -- Drug trafficking -- Conclusion -- Appendices. Appendix A: membership of principal United Nations organs in 2002 -- Appendix B: Universal Declaration of Human Rights -- Appendix C: UN member states -- Appendix D: How to set up a model UN meeting
Control code
8262332
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780300101546
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52216172
  • (Sirsi) i9780300101553

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