Global Issues in the United Nations’ Framework

  • Paul Taylor
  • A. J. R. Groom

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Paul Taylor, A. J. R. Groom
      Pages 1-3
  3. The Context and the Conferences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Peter Willetts
      Pages 35-63
    3. Back Matter
      Pages 64-72
  4. UNCTAD and International Economic Reform: A Note on Organisational Characteristics and the Political Process

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. A. J. R. Groom, Jean-François Guilhaudis
      Pages 116-147
    3. Paul Taylor
      Pages 148-176
    4. Ingrid Detter de Lupis
      Pages 205-225
    5. R. J. Harrison
      Pages 226-244
    6. Gautam Sen
      Pages 245-272
    7. Back Matter
      Pages 273-281
  5. Evaluation and Prescription

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 283-283
    2. A. J. R. Groom
      Pages 285-296
    3. Paul Taylor, A. J. R. Groom
      Pages 297-348
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 349-371

About this book


After World War II the United Nations set up a number of special conferences to deal with new problems in international diplomacy which had arisen. This looks at the significance of these conferences and the implications of the changes for the effectiveness of the United Nations framework.


diplomacy environment evaluation production quality reform United Nations war women World War I World War II

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul Taylor
    • 1
  • A. J. R. Groom
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK
  2. 2.University of Kent at CanterburyUK
  3. 3.Centre for the Analysis of ConflictUK

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