Raoul Wallenberg Institute Human Rights Library (Blue Series)

In Cooperation with Martinus Nijhoff Publishers (an imprint of Brill Academic Publishers)

The Human Rights Library Series contains academic literature, essay collections, major conference reports and doctoral dissertations.

Editor-in-Chief:  Gudmundur Alfredsson, University of Akureyri

Managing Editor: Timothy Maldoon, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law



Editorial Board:
Brian Burdekin, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Miriam Estrada, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Jonas Grimheden, Lund University & European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights
Michelo Hansungule, University of Pretoria
Christina Johnsson, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Rahmatullah Khan, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
Manfred Nowak, University of Vienna & Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights
Chris Maina Peter, University of Dar es Salaam
Bertrand Ramcharan, UPR Info
Per Sevastik, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Manoj Kumar Sinha, WB National University of Juridical Sciences
Mpazi Sinjela, University of Lusaka
Rebecca Stern, Uppsala University
Lyal Sunga, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Zhang Wei, China University of Political Science and Law
Ineta Ziemele, European Court of Human Rights

The volumes of this series are available at Brill Academic Publishers.

The series consists of the following volumes:

  1. The Raoul Wallenberg Institute Compilation of Human Rights Instruments (1997) – Out of print
  2. The African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights(1997)
  3. The Principle of Legality in International Human Rights Institutions – Selected Legal Opinions(1997)
  4. As if Peoples Mattered: Critical Appraisal of ‘Peoples’ and ‘Minorities’ from the International Human Rights Perspective and Beyond(2000)
  5. The Inspection Panel of the World Bank: A Different Complaints Procedure(2001)
  6. Negotiating Asylum – The EU Acquis, Extraterritorial Protection and the Common Market of Deflection(2000)
  7. International Human Rights Monitoring Mechanisms: Essays in Honour of Jakob Th. Möller(2001)
  8. The Land Beyond: Collected Essays on Refuguee Law and Policy(2001)
  9. Human Rights and Good Governance. Building Bridges(2002)
  10. Justice Pending: Indigenous People and Other Good Causes. Essays in Honour of Erica-Irene A. Daes(2002)
  11. Universal Ethics – Perspectives and Proposals from Scandinavian Scholars(2002)
  12. The Barbaric Punishment – Abolishing the Death Penalty(2003)
  13. Business and Human Rights – a Compilation of Documents(2003)
  14. Introduction to the International Human Rights Regime(2003)
  15. The Raoul Wallenberg Institute Compilation of Human Rights Instruments – 2nd Revised Edition(2004)
  16. Proof, Evidentiary Assessment and Credibility in Asylum Procedures(2005)
  17. Reservations to Human Rights Treaties and the Vienna Convention Regime – Conflict, Harmony or Reconciliation (2004) Reviewed in European Journal of International Law,Vol. 17 (2006) No. 2
  18. Towards Implementing Universal Human Rights – Festschrift for the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Human Rights Committee(2004)
  19. Beyond a One-Dimensional State: An Emerging Right to Autonomy?(2004)
  20. International Law and Indigenous Peoples(2004)
  21. Journalism Worthy of the Name – Freedom within the Press and the Affirmative Side of Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights(2005)
  22. Judicial Protection of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights – Cases and Materials(2005)
  23. Achieving Peace or Protecting Human Rights? Conflicts between Norms Regarding Ethnic Discrimination in the Dayton Peace Agreement(2005)
  24. Human Rights and Migrant Domestic Work – A Comparative Analysis of the Socio-Legal Status of Filipina Migrant Domestic Workers in Canada and Hong Kong(2005)
  25. The Influence of American Theories on Judicial Review in Nordic Constitutional Law(2005)
  26. Human Rights Law: From Dissemination to Application – Essays in Honour of Göran Melander(2006)
  27. National Human Rights Institutions in the Asia-Pacific Region(2006)
  28. Conundrums of Humanity: The Quest for Global Justice(2007)
  29. The Legal Culture of the European Court of Human Rights (2007)
  30. The Right to Food and the TRIPS Agreement (2007)
  31. Constitutionalism: New Challenges. European Law from a Nordic Perspective (2007)
  32. The Schengen Information System and Border Control Co-operation(2008)
  33. The Dynamics of Corporate Social Responsibilities(2008)
  34. The Relationship between the International Criminal Court and National Jurisdictions: The Principle of Complementarity (2008)
  35. International Human Rights Monitoring Mechanisms (2009)
  36. The New International Law: An Anthology(2010)
  37. The Responsibility to Protect (2011)
  38. Defining Rape: Emerging Obligations for States under International Law? (2011)
  39. The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights(2011)
  40. The Raoul Wallenberg Institute Compilation of Human Rights Instruments – 3rd Revised Edition (2012)
  41. The Concept of Group Rights in International Law: Groups as Contested Right-Holders, Subjects and Legal Persons (2012)
  42. Aspects of Sovereignty: Sino-Swedish Reflections (2013)
  43. Children and Youth in Armed Conflict (2013)
  44. The European Human Rights Culture – A Paradox of Human Rights Protection in Europe? (2013)
  45. War and the Environment: New Approaches to Protecting the Environment in Relation to Armed Conflict (2014)
  46. Human Rights and Law Enforcement at Sea: Arrest, Detention and Transfer of Piracy Suspects (2014)
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