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IPI books include single-author monographs and multiauthor edited volumes. Over the past ten years IPI has published of some of the most recognized titles in the peace and security literature, including Ending Civil Wars, Greed and Grievance, The UN Security Council, and Building States to Build Peace. Most IPI books are products of in-house research programs and represent years of planning and study. Others are the products of partnerships with researchers and sister institutions around the world.

 

 

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Books - May 13, 2013

Enabling Peace in Guatemala: The Story of MINUGUA

William Stanley

 
 

 

Books - July 14, 2007

The UN Secretariat: A Brief History

Thant Myint-U and Amy Scott

 
 

 

Books - October 13, 2006

The Iraq Crisis and World Order: Structural, Institutional and Normative Challenges

Ramesh Thakur and Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu (United Nations University Press, 2006)

 
 

 

 

 

Books - June 15, 2002

From Reaction to Conflict Prevention: Opportunities for the UN System

Fen Hampson and David Malone, eds. (Lynne Rienner, 2002)

 
 

 

Books - August 15, 2001

Self-Determination in East Timor: The United Nations, the Ballot, and International Intervention

Ian Martin (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2001)

 
 

 

Books - August 15, 1994

Presiding Over a Divided UN Roles, 1945-1993

Adam Roberts and Benedict Kingsbury (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1994)

 
 

 

Books - September 15, 1992

The Wave of the Future: The United Nations and Naval Peacekeeping

Robert Stephens Staley II (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1992)

 
 

 

Books - February 15, 1992

The United Nations in a Turbulent World

James N. Rosenau (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1992)

 
 

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In a speech delivered at IPI on September 30th, Dr. Vaira Vike-Freiberga gave a sobering historical analysis of the gains and setbacks made by the international system over the past century and, focusing on the UN, she called for a rethinking of the organization’s structure and approach to peace.

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