Intervention for Human Rights in Europe by Janne Haaland MatlIntervention for Human Rights in Europe by Janne Haaland Matl

Intervention for Human Rights in Europe

byJanne Haaland Matl

Hardcover | March 25, 2002

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Values, in terms of human rights and democracy, have become important factors for individual state's participation in the international community. Janne Haaland Matláry, former Secretary of State in the Department of Foreign Affairs, Norway, explores the ethical and moral conflict between the international system and the rights of sovereign powers in cases such as Kosovo, Bosnia and Rwanda.
JANNE HAALAND MATLÁRY is Associate Professor of International Politics at the University of Oslo. She is author ofEnergy Policy in the European Unionand co-author ofEMU: A Swedish Perspective.
Title:Intervention for Human Rights in EuropeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:286 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.81 inPublished:March 25, 2002Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0333794249

ISBN - 13:9780333794241


Table of Contents

Acknowledgements PART I: STATE SOVEREIGNTY AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN EUROPE Towards a New Type of Sovereignty in Europe Human Rights and Democracy: Driving Forces and Policy Tools The Formation of the European Human Rights Regime The Impact of International Organizations and Regimes PART II: THE IMPACT OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS REGIME The Council of Europe's Impact The OSCE's Impact The EU's Impact Human Rights and Hard Power: A New Norm for Intervention? Epilogue References

Editorial Reviews

'Matlary's timely and lucid study of the evolving European human rights system represents a significant contribution...' - N.N. Haanstad, Choice