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Oscar Schachter


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U.N. official 1944–1952; Director-General, U.N. Legal Division 1952–1966; Director, UNITAR 1966–1975; Professor, Columbia 1975–2003. Principal works include The Relations of Law, Politics and Action in the United Nations (1964) ...

Subjects: LawInternational Law

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