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The Resource Trustee for the human community : Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa, edited by Robert A. Hill and Edmond J. Keller

Trustee for the human community : Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa, edited by Robert A. Hill and Edmond J. Keller

Label
Trustee for the human community : Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa
Title
Trustee for the human community
Title remainder
Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert A. Hill and Edmond J. Keller
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ralph J. Bunche (1904-1971), winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, was a key U.S. diplomat in the planning and creation of the United Nations in 1945. In 1947 he was invited to join the permanent UN Secretariat as director of the new Trusteeship Department. In this position, Bunche played a key role in setting up the trusteeship system that provided important impetus for postwar decolonization ending European control of Africa as well as an international framework for the oversight of the decolonization process after the Second World War. Trustee for the Human Community is the first volum
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Dewey number
  • 341.23/3092
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E748.B885
LC item number
T78 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keller, Edmond J.
  • Hill, Robert A.
  • UCLA Globalization Research Center--Africa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bunche, Ralph J.
  • United Nations
  • African Americans
  • Africanists
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Statesmen
  • Decolonization
  • Africa
  • Bunche, Ralph J.
  • United Nations
  • LAW
  • HISTORY
  • African Americans
  • Africanists
  • Decolonization
  • Employees
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Statesmen
  • Africa
  • United States
Label
Trustee for the human community : Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa, edited by Robert A. Hill and Edmond J. Keller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • OldControl:muse9780821443446
  • "This is a project of the UCLA Globalization Research Center--Africa"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ralph Bunche : African American intellectual / Martin Kilson -- Ralph Bunche and the dawn of Africanist scholarship / David Anthony -- The making of an Africanist : Ralph Bunche in South Africa, 1937 / Robert Edgar -- Ralph Bunche and the decolonization of African studies : the paradox of power, morality, and scholarship / Elliott P. Skinner -- Ralph Bunche the Africanist : revisiting paradigms lost / Pearl T. Robinson -- Decolonization through trusteeship : the legacy of Ralph Bunche / Neta C. Crawford -- An unexpected challenge : Ralph Bunche as field commander in the Congo, 1960 / John Olver -- Ralph Bunche and Patrice Lumumba : the fatal encounter / Crawford Young -- Ralph Bunche, Patrice Lumumba, and the first Congo crisis / Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja -- Africa in the global decolonization process : the road to postcoloniality / Ralph A. Austen -- Epilogue / Charles P. Henry
Control code
794698923
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821419106
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780821419106
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794698923
Label
Trustee for the human community : Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa, edited by Robert A. Hill and Edmond J. Keller
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • OldControl:muse9780821443446
  • "This is a project of the UCLA Globalization Research Center--Africa"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ralph Bunche : African American intellectual / Martin Kilson -- Ralph Bunche and the dawn of Africanist scholarship / David Anthony -- The making of an Africanist : Ralph Bunche in South Africa, 1937 / Robert Edgar -- Ralph Bunche and the decolonization of African studies : the paradox of power, morality, and scholarship / Elliott P. Skinner -- Ralph Bunche the Africanist : revisiting paradigms lost / Pearl T. Robinson -- Decolonization through trusteeship : the legacy of Ralph Bunche / Neta C. Crawford -- An unexpected challenge : Ralph Bunche as field commander in the Congo, 1960 / John Olver -- Ralph Bunche and Patrice Lumumba : the fatal encounter / Crawford Young -- Ralph Bunche, Patrice Lumumba, and the first Congo crisis / Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja -- Africa in the global decolonization process : the road to postcoloniality / Ralph A. Austen -- Epilogue / Charles P. Henry
Control code
794698923
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821419106
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780821419106
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794698923

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