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The Resource Global governance and the UN : an unfinished journey, Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh Thakur ; foreword by John Gerard Ruggie, (electronic resource)

Global governance and the UN : an unfinished journey, Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh Thakur ; foreword by John Gerard Ruggie, (electronic resource)

Label
Global governance and the UN : an unfinished journey
Title
Global governance and the UN
Title remainder
an unfinished journey
Statement of responsibility
Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh Thakur ; foreword by John Gerard Ruggie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the 21st century, the world is faced with threats of global scale that cannot be confronted without collective action. Although global government as such does not exist, formal and informal institutions, practices, and initiatives -- together forming "global governance"--Bring a greater measure of predictability, stability, and order to trans-border issues than might be expected. Yet, there are significant gaps between many current global problems and available solutions. Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh T
Member of
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1946-
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Weiss, Thomas G.
Dewey number
341.23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thakur, Ramesh Chandra
Series statement
United Nations intellectual history project
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United Nations
  • International organization
  • International cooperation
Label
Global governance and the UN : an unfinished journey, Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh Thakur ; foreword by John Gerard Ruggie, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The problématique of global governance -- Tracing the origins of an idea and the UN's contribution -- International security. The use of force : war, collective security, and peace operations -- Arms control and disarmament -- Terrorism -- Development. Trade, aid, and finance -- Sustainable development -- Saving the environment : the ozone layer and climate change -- Human rights. Generations of rights -- Protecting against pandemics -- The responsibility to protect
Control code
ocn613205647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 420 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253004154
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612555190
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613205647
Label
Global governance and the UN : an unfinished journey, Thomas G. Weiss and Ramesh Thakur ; foreword by John Gerard Ruggie, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The problématique of global governance -- Tracing the origins of an idea and the UN's contribution -- International security. The use of force : war, collective security, and peace operations -- Arms control and disarmament -- Terrorism -- Development. Trade, aid, and finance -- Sustainable development -- Saving the environment : the ozone layer and climate change -- Human rights. Generations of rights -- Protecting against pandemics -- The responsibility to protect
Control code
ocn613205647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 420 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253004154
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612555190
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613205647

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