Tribute to Asbjørn Eide / Torkel Opsahl, Jan Helgesen I. International organizations and the protection of human rights Runaway train or re-orient express? An answer to US criticism of the UN Sub-commission on the Prevention of Discrimination and the Protection of Minorities / Theo van Boven Security Council patterns for dealing with ethnic conflicts and minority problems / B.G. Ramcharan II. Challenges at the frontiers of human rights: concepts, interpretation and application Subsidiarity, democracy and human rights / Dinah Shelton Minority rights and a new world order / Gudmundur Alfredsson The right to an effective remedy in domestic law: Article 13 of the European Convention on Human Rights / Gro Hillestad Thune Children as holders of rights and obligations / Målfrid Grude Flekkøy The right to privacy and the Convention on the Rights of the Child / Philip Alston
III. Human rights during times of strife Emergency regimes: a comparison / Allan Rosas Deportation of civilians as a war crime under customary law / Theodor Meron Population transfers / Claire Palley IV. Human rights in changing Europe The absolute nation state: post communist constitutions / Vojin Dimitrijevic Frontiers to equal rights: new Europe, old divisions / Katarina Tomasevski Democracy and peace: good news for human rights advocates / Nils Petter Gleditsch.
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