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Title UN voices : the struggle for development and social justice / Thomas G. Weiss [and others]
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 520 pages)
Series United Nations intellectual history project
United Nations intellectual history project (Series)
Contents Growing up -- Formal education -- Serendipity and international careers -- From 1945 through the 1950s : hope held high -- The 1960s : widening development avenues -- The 1970s : creativity confronts geopolitics -- The 1980s : development frustrated -- The 1990s and the dawn of the twenty-first century : renaissance and reform? -- A revolutionary idea : the international civil service -- The power of ideas and people inside the UN -- Blending outside intellectual energies -- The legacy and future intellectual challenges
Summary Interviewed by the authors, Kofi Annan, Boutros Boutros-Ghali and 71 other UN professionals speak about international cooperation and the ideas that have shaped the accomplishments of the UN
Notes Oral histories
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes 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. MiAaHDL
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Subject United Nations -- Interviews.
United Nations -- History.
Economic development -- International cooperation -- 20th century.
International relations -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
Author Weiss, Thomas G. (Thomas George), 1946-
LC no. 2005000230
ISBN 0253110580
0253217881 (paperback; alk. paper)
0253346428 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780253217882 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780253346421 (cloth ; alk. paper)