By Poul Duedahl
The challenge UNESCO, as outlined simply after the tip of worldwide conflict II, is to construct 'the defenses of peace within the minds of men'. during this publication, historians hint the routes of chosen UNESCO psychological engineering projects from its headquarters in Paris to the member states, to evaluate UNESCO's worldwide impact.
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