SCHIAVONE, Giuseppe. Italian, b. 1938. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: General Confederation of Italian Industry, Rome, officer of Department of Economic and Statistical Studies, 1962-73; University of Catania, Catania, Italy, professor of international organization, 1973-. Institute of European Studies, Alcide de Gasperi, president and director of scientific research at School of Postgraduate Studies; Institut Robert Schuman pour l'Europe, president. Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, expert; lecturer at public and private institutions; consultant to United Nations Development Program. Publications: The Institutions of Comecon, 1981; International Organizations: A Dictionary and Directory, 3rd ed, 1992. EDITOR: East- West Relations: Prospects for the 1980s, 1982; Western Europe and South- East Asia: Cooperation or Competition?, 1989. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to academic journals. Address: Faculty of Political Science, University of Catania, Catania, Italy.