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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History
Length:
1,974 words

The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was founded on 16 November 1945 after Great Britain ...

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
Length:
1,551 words
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The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, or UNESCO, was established in 1946 to promote international cooperation in the ...

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Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (3 ed.)

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Law, International Law
Length:
399 words

UNESCO is governed by its Constitution, which was adopted in London on 16 November 1945 (4 U.N.T.S. 275), ...

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Encyclopedia of Human Rights

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Social sciences
Length:
4,295 words

An intergovernmental organization based in Paris, France, and a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN), UNESCO operates ...

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The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Social sciences
Length:
1,343 words

The League of Nations after World War I and the United Nations after World War II were dedicated to peace, ...

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The Oxford Companion to the Book

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
History, Social sciences
Length:
105 words

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, established in 1945. UNESCO is an agency within the United Nations, promoting ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
48 words

Intergovernmental organization, agency of the United Nations (UN). Founded in 1945, it aims to promote peace by ...

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Archaeology, History
Length:
41 words
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