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The Resource Ahead of the curve? : UN ideas and global challenges, Louis Emmerij, Richard Jolly, and Thomas G. Weiss

Ahead of the curve? : UN ideas and global challenges, Louis Emmerij, Richard Jolly, and Thomas G. Weiss

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Ahead of the curve? : UN ideas and global challenges
Title
Ahead of the curve?
Title remainder
UN ideas and global challenges
Statement of responsibility
Louis Emmerij, Richard Jolly, and Thomas G. Weiss
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Language
eng
Summary
Ideas and concepts are arguably the most important legacy of the United Nations. Ahead of the Curve? analyzes the evolution of key ideas and concepts about international economic and social development born or nurtured, refined or applied under UN auspices since 1945. The authors evaluate the policy ideas coming from UN organizations and scholars in relation to such critical issues as decolonization, sustainable development, structural adjustment, basic needs, human rights, women, world employment, the transition of the Eastern bloc, the role of nongovernmental organizations, and global gove
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Action
digitized
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Emmerij, Louis
Dewey number
341.23
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Jolly, Richard
  • Weiss, Thomas George
Series statement
United Nations intellectual history project
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  • United Nations
  • Nations Unies
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Ahead of the curve? : UN ideas and global challenges, Louis Emmerij, Richard Jolly, and Thomas G. Weiss
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-238) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Four powerful ideas and the early years -- Development hits its stride in the 1960s -- Employment creation and basic needs -- UN World conferences and global challenges -- Current orthodoxy, the new social question, and policy alternatives -- The socialist bloc's collapse -- Widening global gaps -- Governance, good governance, and global governance
Control code
ocm50174728
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282065833
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50174728
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Ahead of the curve? : UN ideas and global challenges, Louis Emmerij, Richard Jolly, and Thomas G. Weiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-238) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Four powerful ideas and the early years -- Development hits its stride in the 1960s -- Employment creation and basic needs -- UN World conferences and global challenges -- Current orthodoxy, the new social question, and policy alternatives -- The socialist bloc's collapse -- Widening global gaps -- Governance, good governance, and global governance
Control code
ocm50174728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282065833
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50174728
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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