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By Linda Fasulo

Termed “the quintessential resource at the United countries” through Joseph S. Nye of Harvard’s Kennedy tuition of presidency, this publication is now absolutely revised and up to date to incorporate new fabric on fragile states, R2P (responsibility to protect), fresh safety Council matters comparable to the revolts in Libya and Syria, and a significantly multiplied part on figuring out and taking part in a version UN.
 
"This simply readable review of the most actions of the United international locations method offers the reader with an appreciation of its complexity and of its many courses and agencies."—James S. Sutterlin, writer of The United international locations and the upkeep of foreign protection; Distinguished Fellow in UN stories, Yale University
 
“With hugely readable and journalistic readability, the writer leads readers in the course of the complicated organizational constitution of the United international locations. Her concise and unique narrative sheds mild on its challenge, evolution, and controversies.”—Jackie Gropman and Susan Woodcock, School Library Journal

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