Other International Organizations

  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


The World Council of Churches was formally constituted on 23 Aug. 1948, at Amsterdam, by an assembly representing 147 churches from 44 countries. The second assembly was held at Evanston, Ill., in Aug. 1954, when delegates attended from 163 member churches. The third assembly was held at New Delhi, India, in Nov.–Dec. 1961, with delegates representing 197 churches in 84 countries.


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Books of Reference

  1. Official Reports: The First [... etc.] Assembly (London, 1948, 1955, 1962)Google Scholar
  2. Evanston to New Delhi, 1954–61. Geneva, 1961Google Scholar
  3. Official reports of the Faith and Order Conferences at Lausanne 1927, Edinburgh 1937, Lund 1952, Montreal 1963 Google Scholar
  4. Official reports of the Life and Work Conferences at Stockholm 1925 and. Oxford 1937 Google Scholar
  5. Minutes of the Central Committee. Geneva, 1949 to dateGoogle Scholar
  6. Goodall, N., The Ecumenical Movement. OUP, 1961Google Scholar
  7. Grubb, K. G., and Coxill, H. W. (ed.), World Christian Handbook. 4th ed. London, 1962Google Scholar

Publications of the Pan American Union include

  1. Charter of the Organization of American States. 1961Google Scholar
  2. Americas. Illustrated monthly, from 1948Google Scholar
  3. Organization of American States, a Handbook. Rev. ed. 1960Google Scholar
  4. Organization of American States. Directory. Monthly, from 1051Google Scholar
  5. The Organization of American States and the United Nations. 3rd ed. 1955Google Scholar
  6. Report on the Tenth Inter-American Conference, Caracas 1954. 1955Google Scholar
  7. Inter-American Review of Bibliography. Quarterly, from 1951Google Scholar
  8. Bibliography of Selected Statistical Sources of the American Nations. 1955–57Google Scholar
  9. Annual Report of the Secretary-General Google Scholar
  10. Inter-American Peace Treaties and Conventions. 1961Google Scholar
  11. The Alliance for Progress.Its First Year. 1962Google Scholar
  12. Human Rights in the American States. 1960Google Scholar
  13. Report of Inter-American Peace Committee to Co uncil of O.A.S. 1963Google Scholar
  14. Economic Surrey of Latin America, 1962. 1964Google Scholar
  15. Publications on Latin America (see also the bibliographical notes appended to each country):Google Scholar
  16. Revenue, Expenditures and Public Debts of the Latin American Republics. Division of Financial Information, US Department of Commerce. AnnualGoogle Scholar
  17. Fortnightly [from July 1960 also Quarterly] Review of Business and Economic Conditions in South and Central America. Bank of London and South America. London, from 1935Google Scholar
  18. Boundaries of the Latin American Republics: An Annotated List of Documents, 1493–1943. Department of State Office of the Geographer, Washington, 1944Google Scholar
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  20. Statistical Abstract of Latin America. 6th ed. Univ. of California, 1963Google Scholar
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  23. Burgin, M. (ed.), Handbook of Latin American Studies. Gainesville, Fla., 1935 ff.Google Scholar
  24. Butland, G. J., Latin America: a regional geography. London, 1960Google Scholar
  25. Clagett, H. L., Administration of Justice in Latin America. New York, 1952Google Scholar
  26. Davies, H. (ed.), The South American Handbook. London, 1924 to dateGoogle Scholar
  27. Ferguson, J. M., Latin America: the balance of race redressed. OUP, 1961Google Scholar
  28. Fernández-Shaw, P. G., La Organización de los Estados Americanos. Madrid, 1959Google Scholar
  29. Hirschman, Albert O., Latin American Issues: [11] essays and comments. New York, 1961Google Scholar
  30. Humphreys, R. A., Latin American History: a guide to the literature in English. London, 1958.Google Scholar
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  32. James, P. E., Latin America. 3rd ed. New York, 1959Google Scholar
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  35. Munro, D. G., The Latin American Republics; a history. London, 1961Google Scholar
  36. Pendle, G., A History of Latin America. Harmondsworth, 1963Google Scholar
  37. Pierson, W. W., and Gil, F. G., Governments of Latin America. New York, Toronto, London, 1956Google Scholar
  38. Steward, J. H. (ed.), Handbook of the South American Indian. 6 vols. Washington, 1946–50Google Scholar
  39. Stuart, G. H., Latin America and the United States. 5th ed. New Tort, 1955Google Scholar
  40. Thomas, A. V. W. and A. J., The Organization of American States. Southern Methodist Univ. Press, 1963Google Scholar
  41. Toyar, A., Catálogo de las lenguas de América del Sur. Buenos Aires, 1961Google Scholar
  42. Worcester, D. E., and Schaeffer, W. G., The Growth and Culture of Latin America. OUP, 1956Google Scholar
  43. Atlas of the Arab World and the Middle East. London and New York, 1960Google Scholar
  44. Oxford Regional Economic Atlas: The Middle East and North Africa. OUP, 1960Google Scholar
  45. Antonius, G., The Arab Awakening. London, 1938Google Scholar
  46. Ativan, E., The Arabs. Harmondsworth, 1955Google Scholar
  47. Oragg, K., The Call of the Minaret. New York, 1956Google Scholar
  48. Olubb, Sir John, Britain and the Arabs. London, 1959Google Scholar
  49. Hollingworth, C., The Arabs and the West. London, 1952Google Scholar
  50. Lewis, B., The Arabs in History. London, 1950Google Scholar
  51. Nuseibeh, H. Z., The Ideas of Arab Nationalism. Cornell Univ. Press, 1956Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1965

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