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Global Justice: BACKGROUND

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

DATABASES

Access UN
Indexing to United Nations documents providing information on international issues of an economic, social, cultural, or humanitarian nature published from 1944 to the present.

Columbia International Affairs Online
Research in international affairs from conference papers, foundation-funded research projects, policy briefs, working papers, books, and journals.

Digital National Security Archive
The most significant declassified primary documents central to US foreign and military policy since 1945. Included are presidential directives, memos, diplomatic dispatches, confidential letters, email, and other secret material.

EIU Country Reports
In-depth analysis of political and economic trends in over 200 countries

FBIS Daily Reports

Created by the U.S. intelligence community to benefit U.S. policy, FBIS Daily Reports offers full text translations of foreign views and perspectives on historical events from monitored broadcasts and publications, including news, interviews, speeches and editorial commentary. 1947-1996 is now complete. 

Official Documents of the UN
Official United Nations documentation, beginning in 1993. Older UN documents are, however, added to the system on a daily basis. Includes Resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council from 1946 to the present.

UNData
Statistical time series for countries from around the world covering a wide range of economic and socio-demographic topics.

FOCUS ON HUMAN RIGHTS

REFERENCE & BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Basic Documents on Human Rights                                                                                              edited by Ian Brownlie and Guy S. Goodwin-Gill, 2002  [BOOK]      K3238 .A1 B76 2002   

This new edition of the established text Basic Documents on Human Rights provides an extensive collection of key documents covering all elements of the subject, accompanied by authoritative commentary and annotation. The result is a clear and accurate account of the most important human rights instruments adopted by the United Nations and its agencies, by regional organisations and other actors in the field.


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