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Journal Article | 2003
The article addresses the methodological problems concerning how to assess the political role of courts in Zambia - and in new democracies more generally, and suggests a framework within which...
Newspaper Op-Ed | 2002
En lov som åpner for invasjon av Nederland, er foreløpig siste tiltak i USAs kampanje mot Den internasjonale straffedomstolen.
CMI Report | 2002
This report analyses the growth of political Islam in South Asia (Pakistan, Afghanistan and India's Jammu and Kashmir Province). In Pakistan the failure of parliamentary democracy and the weakening of...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:14)
Book Chapter | 2002
This is a profile of the Central African region, published in the 2002-2003 yearbook of the Norwegian Council for Africa (in Norwegian). The article focuses on the war in the...
in Fellesrådets Afrikaårbok 2002-2003. Oslo: Solidaritet Forlag pp. 256-259
Report in External Series | 2002
This dissertation is about judicial independence. It deals with two interrelated questions. The first half of the dissertation argues, based on a statistical analysis of 18 Latin American countries, that...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 237 p.
Journal Article | 2002
in Ethics & International affairs vol. 16 no. 1 pp. 27-42
Book Review | 2001
Christina Biebesheimer and Francisco Mejía (eds). 2001. Justice Beyond our Borders. Judicial Reforms for Latin America and the Caribbean. Washington D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank
in The Law and Politics Book Review vol. 11 no. 6 pp. 299-301
CMI Working Paper | 2001
This paper is about how varying degrees of judicial independence may influence policy making in the field of human rights. I explore factors that may account for why some Latin...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2001:15) 24 p.
Edited Book | 2001
The yearbook is an on-going project between a number of research institutes, mostly in Europe. The edition is the 12th in the series. It contains artiles on the universiality of...
The Hague: Kluwer Law International/ Nordic Human Rights Publications 260 p.
Journal Article | 1999
The quest for justice and reconciliation: The international criminal tribunal for Rwanda and the Ethiopian high court
in Hastings International and Comparative Law Review vol. 22 no. 4 pp. 668-699
Edited Book | 1998
The tenth in a series of yearbooks, this edition contains articles on topical human rights issues as well as surveys of individual countries. A new feature is that more attention...
The Hague/Oslo: Kluwer Law International/ Nordic Human Rights Publ 440 p.
CMI Report | 1998
Protective strategies in the 1990s: A review of the policy discourses in UNHCR and the executive committee
The study examines changing policy doctrines for protecting refugees, as reflected in the official documents of UNHCR and its Executive Committee (ExCom) composed of nation states. Collectively, the two bodies...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1998:3) 53 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1997
The evolution of private property rights in traditional agriculture: Theories and a study from Indonesia
The starting point of this paper is a universally observed tendency of common property to be replaced by private property in traditional agriculture. The paper seeks to explore the forces...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1997:6) 40 p.
Book Chapter | 1997
in James C. Hathaway: Reconceiving international refugee law. The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff pp. 83-109
Book Chapter | 1996
in Gudmundur Aldredsson & Peter Macalister- Smith: The living law of nations: essays on refugees, minorities, indigious people and the human rights of other vulnerable groups in memory of Atle Grahl-Madsen. Kehl: Engel pp. 35-46
CMI Report | 1995
The World Bank identified judiciary among institutions which ran down during centralized governance. The Bank also expressed the need for and willingness to take part in rebuilding these institutions so...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1995:3) 70 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1992
The paper was prepared for a UN Expert Group meeting in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, January 1993, in preparation for the 1994 World Conference on Population and Development. The paper analyses...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (Working paper M 1992:3) 42 p.