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    New Reference Book: International Relations, International Security, and Comparative Politics: A Guide to Reference and Information Sources

    International Relations, International Security, and Comparative Politics: A Guide to Reference and Information Sources by Chad M. Kahl, Libraries Unlimited, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 016.32 K12I A reference book about reference books! This volume identifies and describes research sources related to politics/policy the world over, including international law, organizations, security, leaders and political parties and philosophy. Examples include: •    Statistical sources related to American and Caribbean Politics •    Yearbooks related to International Law and Treaties •    Chronologies related to International Security •    Guides and Handbooks related to Middle Eastern Politics •    Dictionaries and Encyclopedias related to Women in Politics Helpful for: Global Studies, Politics, Economics, Model UN,…

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    New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of Human Rights

    Encyclopedia of Human Rights edited by David P. Forsythe, Oxford, 2009. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 323 Ox2h This five volume set presents articles related to the ideas, progress, people, politics and policies related to, created for and influencing human rights. Examples: Simone de Beauvoir, Convention on the Rights of a Child, Peacebuilding, Sisterhood is Global, Universality Helpful for:  Global Studies, Humanities, Humanities V Research Paper, Social Justice Club, Model U.N., Literature of Witness

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    New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of the United Nations

    Encyclopedia of the United Nations 2nd ed., by Jerry Pubantz and John Allphin Moore, Jr., Facts on File, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 341.23 M78U Two volumes of essays related to the U.N. including topics about and related to: International law Disarmament W Women Sustainable development Human rights and more A variety of appendixes conclude the second volume including: Charter of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights United Nations Member States and year of admission Statute of the International Court of Justice Important United Nations Resolutions Selected U.N. Conventions and Declarations United Nations web sites United Nations Chronology. Helpful for: Humanities IV, Model U.N., Global Awareness,…