Table of contents for The United Nations : history and core ideas / Laurence Peters.


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Contents
Foreword
Introduction
Preface
About the Author
1. Collective Security: The Classical Legacy
2. A Global Forum Dedicated to the Prevention of Conflict: The Visionary Architects
3. The Balance of Power: Kant's Decisive Contribution
4. The Rise of International Law: The Decisive Contribution of Hugo Grotius
5. Sovereignty: How the Peace of Westphalia Defined the UN's View of Nationhood
6. The UN and the Rise of the Humanitarian Tradition
7. The Peaceful Settlement of Disputes
8. The Development of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Conclusion
Endnotes
Further Reading
Important UN websites
Index



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
United Nations -- History.