This reference tool brings together both terminology and pertinent descriptive information on international law. It contains copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites.
In two volumes, with more than 100 new and revised entries. Encyclopedia of the United Nations, Second Edition provides a comprehensive update to the United Nations' institutions, procedures, policies, specialized agencies, historic personalities, initiatives, and involvement in world affairs. This up-to-date reference puts into context the past 50 years of major world events and the role the United Nations has played in them.