political role of the General Assembly.

by H. Field Haviland

Publisher: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in New York

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    SeriesUnited Nations studies,, no. 7
    LC ClassificationsJX1977.A1 U57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination190 p.
    Number of Pages190
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    Open LibraryOL6095659M
    LC Control Number51013719

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Field Haviland Jr., | Online Research Library: Questia. The Political Role of the General Assembly. By H. Field Haviland Jr. No cover image. Hardcover, pages. Published August 7th by Greenwood Press. More Details Original Title. The Political Role of the General Assembly (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, United Nations Studies) ISBN.

(ISBN ) Edition Language Pages: ?After a careful study of the documents and a vigilant observation of the General Assembly in action, Professor Haviland presents us with a critical analysis of its organs and procedures, both in In this monograph the author has made an original and invaluable contribution to the literature on the United Nations.?-American Academy of Political and Social Science.

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