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Childers, Erskine

Overview
Works: 28 works in 143 publications in 6 languages and 2,107 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: JX1977, 341.23
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Erskine Childers
A world in need of leadership : tomorrow's United Nations by Brian Urquhart ( Book )
36 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Renewing the United Nations system by Erskine Childers ( Book )
24 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and French and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study first describes the system as it is, and highlights its main problems and the need for structural reforms. It describes how the system developed and why, in order to explain why it has not operated as well as it could. Next, it deals with the need for greater coherence and dynamism in the UN economic and social machinery. A particular attention is paid to the relations between the UN and the Agencies, to the reform of the inter-secretariat bonds, to the role of the UN in economic cooperation, and to the relations with the World Bank and to the IMF.--SCAD summary
Towards a more effective United Nations : two studies by Brian Urquhart ( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The road to Suez by Erskine Childers ( Book )
16 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Challenges to the United Nations : building a safer world by Erskine Childers ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The other exodus by Erskine Childers ( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Times history of the War in South Africa, 1899-1900 by L. S Amery ( Book )
in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a time beyond warnings : strengthening the United Nations system by Erskine Childers ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Towards a more effective United Nations by Brian Urquhart ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un mundo en necesidad de conducción : las Naciones Unidas del mañana : documento principal by Brian Urquhart ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demokratisera FN! : visioner och utmaningar : artiklar och tal by Erskine Childers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Palestina: de gebroken driehoek by Erskine Childers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in Dutch and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erskine Barton Childers : for a democratic United Nations and the Rule of the Law by Erskine Childers ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Erskine Barton Childers devoted his career as an international civil servant and his too short life thereafter to the tireless promotion of ideals and visions that both acknowledged and were animated by the spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld. His writings testify to his convictions and commitments, and thereby translate the legacy of the second Secretary-General of the United Nations into political discourse and practice in our times. Like Hammarskjöld, he relentlessly promoted the ideal of and belief in the relevance of a truly united family of nations. So do all of those, who have provided their reflections on the selected texts by Childers in this publication. Their statements are striking evidence of the continuing relevance of the positions taken by Childers, who was a friend to all of them. Erskine Childers's thought-provoking and pioneering ideas on reform of the UN system were also published earlier on in the very same Development Dialogue series. The current volume, presented 15 years after the death of Childers as a kind of comprehensive homage, keeps alive not only his thoughts in their relevance for today, but also the spirit of Hammarskjöld, whose untimely death occurred half a century ago this year."--P. [4] of cover
La terreur militaire en Irlande : série de huit articles pour le "Daily news"... by Erskine Childers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1920 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Świat w poszukiwaniu przywództwa : ONZ jutra by Brian Urquhart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of the United Nations : the challenges of the 1990s by Erskine Childers ( )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une direction énergique pour le monde de demain : l'avenir des Nations Unies by Brian Urquhart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nord/syd-klyftan inom FN : FN - myter och verklighet by Erskine Childers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Globalisering och demokrati : FN och de globala institutionerna by Erskine Childers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Childers, Erskine B.
Childers, Erskine B., 1929-1996
Childers, Erskine Barton.
Childers, Erskine Barton, 1929-1996
Languages
English (109)
French (10)
Spanish (6)
Swedish (5)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
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