The curriculum unit The United Nations: Challenges and Change introduces students to the idea of "collective security," tracing the emergence of the League of Nations to the formation of the United Nations.
Videos for Readings: The videos below follow the outline of the printed curriculum unit. The headings correspond to the headings in the student readings.
Videos for Lessons accompany lessons in the teacher's guide of the printed curriculum unit.
Scholars Online: Videos for Readings
The United Nations: Challenges and Change
Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro
Former President of Chile
P. Terrence Hopmann
High Court of South Africa
Part I: The UN and the International Community
The UN Takes Shape
Fundamental Principles of the UN Charter
The Structure of the UN
Part II: Debating the UN’s Role
Humanitarian Aid and Development
The UN and Human Rights
Humanitarian Crisis in Darfur, Sudan