Historical Dictionary of the Non-Aligned Movement and Third World
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BeschreibungDuring the long period when the world was divided between East and West and the Cold War threatened to turn hot with devastating consequences, the Non-Aligned Movement was one of the few institutions that consistently sought other outcomes not in its own interest, but that of all humanity. Consisting of over 100 states that are free of any formal alliances with any major power bloc, the Non-Aligned Movement provides aid to those countries striving to gain independence, eliminate poverty, and develop their economy.
InhaltsverzeichnisPart 1 Editor's Foreword Part 2 Acronyms and Abbreviations Part 3 Map Part 4 Chronology Part 5 Introduction Part 6 The Dictionary Part 7 Bibliography Part 8 About the Author
PortraitGuy Arnold is the author of 40 books, including Historical Dictionary of Aid and Development, Historical Dictionary of Civil Wars in Africa, and Historical Dictionary of the Crimean War in the Scarecrow series of historical dictionaries.
Pressestimmen...provides a great deal of food for thought. Reference Reviews, Vol. 21, No. 3 (2007) Freelance writer and lecturer Arnold has written widely on Africa and development as well as his native Britain. Here he offers a reference on the Third World's response to the Cold War. He cites few if any individuals, looking instead at topics such as the African Renaissance, the International Labour Organization, and refugees. The cross-referencing is substantial... Reference and Research Book News, November 2006
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: SCARECROW PRESS INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2006
Seitenanzahl: 408 Seiten