The United Nations
by Kirsten N. Bookmiller; Peggy Kahn (Contribution by)
Call Number: 300 BOO
Publication Date: 2008-05-01
Founded at the end of World War II in 1945, the United Nations was created to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations on equal terms, and encourage international cooperation in solving intractable human problems.
The United Nations in the 21st Century
by Karen A. Mingst; Margaret P. Karns; Alynna J. Lyon (Contribution by)
Call Number: 300 MIN
Publication Date: 2011-12-27
This popular text for courses on international organizations and international relations provides a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the United Nations, exploring the historical, institutional, and theoretical foundations of the UN as well as the political processes and issues facing the organization today.