|Statement||by James Marshall.|
|LC Classifications||E458.4 .M38|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||34029290|
"Benjamin Miller's States, Nations and the Great Powers is a superb book. It advances the important thesis that to understand the prospects for peace or war in a given region, we need to examine the interaction between the political conditions that obtain within the region and the actions of great powers from outside the by: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages 25 cm: Contents: The international drama: the United Nations on the world stage, by K.J. TwitchettThe United Nations: expectations and experience, by G.L. GoodwinThe United Nations and international law, by J.E.S. FawcettUnited Nations peace-keeping, by D.W. BowettThe . This book builds on the original conceptualization of stable peace by Kenneth Boulding and adds contemporary theoretical and empirical understandings of its nature, causes, conditions, dimensions, and prospects for consolidation and expansion. In original research, fifteen international scholars assess the policy relevance of stable peace for the Middle East peace process and for the future of. A UN-sponsored political dialogue on Libya’s future has begun. Although clearly a positive step, it is unlikely to provide the solution to peace., The resumption of the UN-sponsored Libyan political dialogue that will culminate in a forum in Tunisia on 9 November has raised hopes that after almost a decade of conflict, Libya may finally be on the path to peace.
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