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Book Chapter | 1993

"The referendum abroad- the case of Norway"

(Human Rights Report No. 2)
Bendigt Olsen and Lill Nordrik (1993)
in Siegfried Pausewang & Astri Suhrke (eds.): The referendum on independence for Eritrea. Report of the Norwegian Observer Group in UNOVER. Oslo: Norwegian Institute of Human Rights pp. 36-39
Book Chapter | 1993

Nepal

The chapter gives an overview of the state and trends of human rights in Nepal up to 1992. It covers the full range of rights from civil and political rights...
Hugo Stokke (1993)
in Bård-Anders Andreassen & Theresa Swinehart (eds.): Human rights in developing countries. Yearbook 1993. Oslo: Nordic Human Rights Publications pp. 254-303
Book Chapter | 1993

Negotiating democracy and human rights: The case of South Africa

Elling N. Tjønneland (1993)
in Andreassen, Bård-Anders & Therese Swinehart (eds.): Human rights in developing countries. Yearbook 1993. Oslo: Nordic Human Rights Publications pp. 51-84
Report in External Series | 1993

The referendum on independce for Eritrea. Report of the Norwegian Observer Group in UNOVER

(Human Rights Report No. 2)
Siegfried Pausewang and Astri Suhrke (eds.) (1993)
87 p.
CMI Report | 1993

Human rights and development. The discourse in the humanities and social sciences

The aim of this study is to review central debates on human rights within the social sciences and humanities with a view to enumerating the present state of knowledge about...
Siri Gloppen and Lise Rakner (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1993:3) 103 p.
CMI Report | 1993

Human rights as international consensus. The making of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1945-1948

When the United Nations, on 10 December 1948, adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, it was the first time in history that a global organization affirmed a set of...
Åshild Samnøy (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1993:4) 164 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1992

Safeguarding the right to asylum

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...
Astri Suhrke (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (Working paper M 1992:3) 42 p.
Book Chapter | 1992

Complicance with economic and social human rights: Realistic evaluations and monitoring in the light of immediate obligations

The book chapter presents an analytical approach which contributes to a realistic framework for examining economic and social rights, even under conditions of perceived scarcity of available resources and limited...
Bård-Anders Andreassen, Alan G. Smith and Hugo Stokke (1992)
in Eide, Asbjørn & Bernt Hagtvet (eds.) : Human rights in perspective. A global assessment. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers pp. 252-267
Book Chapter | 1992

Introduction. Exploring the sosio-economic, sosio-political and civilizational determinants for the realization of internationally recognized human rights

(From page ix-xvii)
Asbjørn Eide and Bernt Hagtvet (1992)
in Human rights in perspective. A global assessment. Oxford 321 p.
Book Chapter | 1992

Zimbabwe

Åshild Samnøy (1992)
in Andreassen, Bård-Anders & Theresa Swinehart (eds.): Human rights in developing countries 1991. A yearbook on human rights in countries receiving aid from the Nordic countries, the Netherlands and Canada. Oslo: Scandinavian University Press pp. 380-424
Book Chapter | 1992

India

The article gives a comprehensive overview of the state of human rights and recent trends in India. The article covers civil and political as well as economic and social rights...
Hugo Stokke (1992)
in Andreassen, Bård-Anders & Theresa Swinehart (eds.): Human rights in developing countries 1991. A yearbook on human rights in countries receiving aid from the Nordic countries, the Netherlands and Canada. Oslo: Scandinavian University Press pp. 144-189
Edited Book | 1992

Human rights in perspective. A global assessment

Asbjørn Eide and Bernt Hagtvet (eds.) (1992)
Oxford: Blackwell Publishers 321 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1992

"Kvinner i utvikling" i Gambia. Nye kjønnsrelasjoner med hjelp fra Verdensbanken?

The paper discussed whether it is likely that the agricultural and the health component in a large, recently started Women in development project in the Gambia will be able to...
Heidi Skramstad (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1992: 2) 25 p.
CMI Report | 1991

Towards human rights assessments of development projects

Hanne Lund Madsen (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report M 1991:2) 54 p.
CMI Report | 1990

The vagaries of descent-reckoning: Father's right is mother's loss

Gisela Geisler (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1990:13) 19 p.
Journal Article | 1990

Notes on the realization of the human right to education

Kate Halvorsen (1990)
in Human Rights Quarterly vol. 12 no. 3 pp. 341-364
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Land reform and economic development strategy in Zimbabwe. State autonomy and the policy lobby

The article reviews the discussion on the issue of land reform within Zimbabwe and the various explanations advanced in the literature of why redistribution of assets in land from the...
Tor Skålnes and Sam Moyo (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper D 1990: 1) 27 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

The vagaries of descent-reckoning: Father's right is mother's loss

"Pure" matrilineal systems are said to be "doomed" because they are incompatible with economic growth. The author argues that descent systems are not always changed by forces beyond control but...
Gisela Geisler (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1990: 13) 19 p.
DERAP Publication | 1986

Poverty, choice and human rights in rural Bangladesh

Alan Smith (1986)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Publication 212)
Journal Article | 1983

Peasants, Land and Society. A Social History of Land Reform in Ethiopia

Different systems of land tenure in Ethiopia under Haile Selassie and their history are explained and their economic and social consequences analysed. The centralisation and commercialisation of the economy under...
Siegfried Pausewang (1983)
in Afrika Studien no. 110 198 + 39 p.