Author: David M. MalonePublisher: Oxford University PressYear: 2006Language: EnglishPages: 398ISBN/UPC (if available): 0199219680
Iraq has dominated headlines in recent years but its controversial role in international affairs goes back much further. Drawing on unparalleled access to UN insiders this book is key to understanding one of the most persistent crises in international affairs and the various roles the world's central peace-making forum has played in it.
Introduction1. Cold War Peacemaker2. New World Order Policeman3. Creeping Unilateralism4. Sanctions Enforcer5. Weapons Inspector6. Sidelined7. Crisis of Confidence8. Conclusions: Serious Consequences