United Nations & UN agencies

    The New United Nations: International Organization in the Twenty-First Century

    By Jerry Pubantz

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    With a fresh look at challenges to the UN in Syria, Iran, Russia, and elsewhere, the second edition of this successful text highlights new international trends toward global governance, holistic democracy and human development, and progress on peacebuilding and counterterrorism. A comprehensive guide to the world body's institutions, procedures, policies,...

    Someone to Watch Over Me - A Portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt a

    By Eric Burns

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    The United Nations in International History

    By Amy L. Sayward

    Paperback £21.20

    The United Nations in International History argues for a new way of examining the history of this central global institution by integrating more traditional diplomacy between states with new trends in transnational and cultural history to explore the organization and its role in 20th- and 21st-century history. Amy Sayward looks...

    Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan

    By Diana Miserez

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    The life of a high-born humanitarian, visionary and environmentalist.

    United Nations, Peace and Security

    By Ramesh Thakur

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    Explains the United Nations' key roles in underwriting international security, humanitarian protection and the international rule of law.

    Land of Blue Helmets

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    Born in 1945, the United Nations came to life in the Arab world. This book states that the UN is a constant site of struggle in the Arab world and equally that the Arab world serves as a location for the UN to define itself against the shifting politics of...

    United Nations Security Council in the Age of Human Rights

    Paperback £23.58

    The first comprehensive look at the human rights dimensions of the work of the only UN body capable of compelling action by its member states.


    By Roger Lipsey

    Paperback Save £5.42 = £26.08

    The definitive biography of Dag Hammarskjold"

    United Nations: A Very Short Introduction

    By Jussi M. Hanhimdki

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    A clear, compact, and accessible introduction to the United Nations. In this fully updated edition, Hanhimaki examines the UN's history and future prospects. The book evaluates the UN's successes and failures, aiming to debunk some of the persistent myths that swirl around what is ultimately an indispensable global organization.

    Fog of Peace

    By Jean-Marie Guehenno

    Paperback Save £0.46 = £19.04

    A first-hand reckoning by Jean-Marie Guehenno, the man who led UN peacekeeping efforts for eight years and has been at the centre of all the major crises since the beginning of the 21st century.

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