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Publications

International Order and Justice

Atrocities and International Accountability
Edited by William A. Schabas, Ramesh Thakur, and Edel Hughes

After Mass Crime
Edited by Béatrice Pouligny, Simon Chesterman and Albrecht Schnabel

Enhancing Global Governance: Towards a New Diplomacy?
Edited by Andrew Cooper, John English, and Ramesh Thakur

The Future of the United Nations: Potential for the Twenty-first Century
Edited by Chadwick F. Alger

The Global Environment in the Twenty-first Century: Prospects for International Cooperation
Edited by Pamela S. Chasek
[The United Nations System in the Twenty-first Century]

Global Governance and the United Nations System
Edited by Volker Rittberger

International Criminal Accountability and Children's Rights
Edited by Karin Arts and Vesselin Popovski

International Security Management and the United Nations
Edited by Muthiah Alagappa and Takashi Inoguchi

The Iraq Crisis and World Order
Edited by Ramesh Thakur and Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu

The Legitimacy of International Organizations
Edited by Jean-Marc Coicaud and Veijo Heiskanen

Multilateralism Under Challenge?
Edited by Edward Newman, Ramesh Thakur and John Tirman

New Millennium, New Perspectives: The United Nations, Security, and Governance
Edited by Ramesh Thakur and Edward Newman
[UNU Millennium Series]

Power in Transition: The Peaceful Change of International Order
Charles A. Kupchan, Emanuel Adler, Jean-Marc Coicaud and Yuen Foong Khong with the assistance of Jason Davidson and Mira Sucharov

The Role of the World Trade Organization in Global Governance
Edited by Gary P. Sampson

State, Society, and the UN System: Changing Perspectives on Multilateralism
Edited by Keith Krause and W. Andy Knight

Tests of Global Governance: Canadian Diplomacy and United Nations World Conferences
By Andrew F. Cooper

The United Nations System: The Policies of Member States
Edited by Chadwick F. Alger, Gene M. Lyons, and John E. Trent

Conflict and Security

Arms Control after Iraq
Edited by Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu and Ramesh Thakur

Asia's Emerging Regional Order: Reconciling Traditional and Human Security
Edited by William T. Tow, Ramesh Thakur, and In Taek Hyun

Beyond Violence: Conflict Resolution Process in Northern Ireland
Mari Fitzduff

Broadening Asia's Security Discourse and Agenda: Political, Social and Environmental Perspectives
Edited by Ramesh Thakur and Edward Newman

Challenges to Peacebuilding
Edited by Edward Newman and Oliver Richmond

The Chemical Weapons Convention: Implementation, Challenges and Opportunities
Edited by Ramesh Thakur and Ere Haru

Conflict Prevention: Path to Peace or Grand Illusion?
Edited by David Carment and Albrecht Schnabel

Crossing National Borders: Human Migration Issues in Northeast Asia
Edited by Tsuneo Akaha and Anna Vassilieva

Diasporas in International Conflict
Edited by Hazel Smith and Paul Stares

From Civil Strife to Civil Society: Civil and Military Responsibilities in Disrupted States
Edited by William Maley, Charles Sampford, and Ramesh Thakur

Reconstituting Korean Security
Edited by Hazel Smith

Refugees and Forced Displacement: International Security, Human Vulnerability, and the State
Edited by Edward Newman and Joanne van Selm

Researching Conflict in Africa: Insights and Experiences
Edited by Elisabeth Porter, Gillian Robinson, Marie Smyth, Albrecht Schnabel, and Eghosa Osaghae

Security Sector Reform and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding
Edited by Albrecht Schnabel and Hans-Georg Ehrhart

Northeast Asian Regional Security: The Role of International Institutions
Edited by Takashi Inoguchi and Grant B. Stillman

Peacekeepers, Politicians, and Warlords: The Liberian Peace Process
Abiodun Alao, John Mackinlay and 'Funmi Olonisakin
[UNU Series on Foundations of Peace]

Researching Conflict in Africa
Edited by Elisabeth Porter, Gillian Robinson, Marie Smyth, Albrecht Schnabel, and Eghosa Osaghae

Unintended Consequences of Peacekeeping
Edited by Chiyuki Aoi, Cedric de Coning and Ramesh Thakur

United Nations Peacekeeping Operations: A Guide to French Policies
Edited by Brigitte Stern

United Nations Peace-keeping Operations: Ad Hoc Missions, Permanent Engagement
Edited by Ramesh Thakur and Albrecht Schnabel

Democracy and Governance

The Changing Nature of Democracy
Edited by Takashi Inoguchi, Edward Newman and John Keane

Democracy, Governance and Economic Performance: East and Southeast Asia
Edited by Ian Marsh, Takashi Inoguchi and Jean Blondel

Democracy in Latin America: (Re)Constructing Political Society
Edited by Manuel Antonio Garretón M. and Edward Newman

The Democratic Process and the Market: Challenges of the Transition
Edited by Mihály Simai

Democratization in the Middle East: Experiences, Struggles, Challenges
Edited by Amin Saikal and Albrecht Schnabel

The UN Role in Promoting Democracy: Between Ideals and Reality
Edited by Edward Newman and Roland Rich

Human Rights and Ethics

Ethics and International Affairs: Extent and Limits
Edited by Jean-Marc Coicaud and Daniel Warner

Ethics in Action
Edited by Daniel A. Bell and Jean-Marc Coicaud

Financing for Development: Proposals from Business and Civil Society
Edited by Barry Herman, Federica Pietracci, and Krishnan Sharma

The Globalization of Human Rights
Edited by Jean-Marc Coicaud, Michael W. Doyle, and Anne-Marie Gardner

From Sovereign Impunity to International Accountability: The Search for Justice in a World of States
Edited by Ramesh Thakur and Peter Malcontent

Human Rights and Comparative Foreign Policy
Edited by David P. Forsythe
[UNU Series on Foundations of Peace]

Human Rights and Societies in Transition: Causes, Consequences, Responses
Edited by Shale Horowitz and Albrecht Schnabel

Humanitarian Diplomacy
Edited by Larry Minear and Hazel Smith

Kosovo and the Challenge of Humanitarian Intervention: Selective Indignation, Collective Action, and International Citizenship
Edited by Albrecht Schnabel and Ramesh Thakur

Responsibility in World Business: Managing Harmful Side-effects of Corporate Activity
Edited by Lene Bomann-Larsen and Oddny Wiggen

Policy and Institutional Frameworks

Regulating Globalization
Edited by Pierre de Senarclens and Ali Kazancigil

International Commissions and the Power of Ideas
Edited by Ramesh Thakur, Andrew F. Cooper, John English

Executive Summary (238 KB PDF)

Reforming from the Top: A Leaders' 20 Summit
Edited by John English, Ramesh Thakur and Andrew F. Cooper

Making States Work: State Failure and the Crisis of Governance
Edited by Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff, and Ramesh Thakur

Policy Briefs

Reforming from the Top - A Leaders' 20 Summit
Andrew S. Thompson, 2005

The Impact of Spoilers on Peace Processes and Peacebuilding
Edward Newman and Oliver Richmond, 2006

International Criminal Accountability and Children's Rights
Vesselin Popovski and Karin Arts, 2006

A Global Partnership for Eradicating Poverty: Prospects and Potentials
Martina Timmermann, Helena Sterwe and Prakhar Sharma, 2006

The Chemical Weapons Convention: Implementation, Challenges and Opportunities
Tejal Chandan and Ramesh Thakur, 2006

The Ethical Challenges of International Human Rights NGOs
Daniel Bell and Jean-Marc Coicaud, 2006

Multilateralism Under Challenge?
Edward Newman, Ramesh Thakur, and John Tirman, 2006

Peacebuilding – the Asian Perspective
Report of a conference on 'People Building Peace – Human Resource Development in Asia for Peacebuilding' held at the UN University in Tokyo 28 and 29 August, 2006.
Linda Kotze

Published reports and proceedings of meetings, conferences or seminars

What is Equitable: Geographic Representation in the Twenty-first Century
Edited by Ramesh Thakur
Report of a seminar held by the International Peace Academy and the United Nations University, New York, USA, 26 March 1999
1999

Market Forces and Security
by Chung-in Moon
This paper was originally prepared for the Annual Symposium on the United Nations System in the Twenty-first Century, United Nations University Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan, 8-9 November 1996
1998

"Asian Values" and Democracy in Asia
Proceedings of a Conference held at Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, as part of the First Shizuoka Asia-Pacific Forum: The Future of the Asia-Pacific Region. The Forum was organized by the Shizuoka Prefectural Government and the Organizing Committee of the Asia-Pacific Forum.
28 March 1997

Our Planet and Human Security
Selected Papers delivered at the United Nations University Global Seminar 1996 Shonan Session, Kobe, Japan
1-4 October 1996

World NGO Conference
Report of the First Preparatory Meeting held at UNU Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan.
23-24 September 1996

Globalism and Regionalism
Selected Papers delivered at the United Nations University Global Seminar 1996 Shonan Session in Hayama, Japan
2-6 September 1996

Envisioning the United Nations in the Twenty-first Century
Proceedings of the Inaugural Symposium on the United Nations System in the Twenty-first Century, UNU Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan
21-22 November 1995

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