2014

Courtroom with judges
Published Dec. 16, 2014 3:00 PM

Master thesis by Elise Gedde Metz on European Court of Human Rights and Norwegian Supreme Court cases on what is considered to be sufficient reasoning in jury cases. Read the thesis.

Published Nov. 28, 2014 12:59 PM

Claudio Corradetti, Postdoctoral fellow, MultiRights, has edited (translation and preface) the book "Public Deliberation: Pluralism, Complexity and Democracy". The book written by James Bohman has become a classic reference in the international debate on public deliberation.

Published Nov. 28, 2014 11:28 AM

This book edited by Claudio Corradetti (Postdoctoral fellow, MultiRights), Nir Eisikovits and Jack Volpe Rotondi, both at Suffolk University, USA, addresses the theoretical underpinnings of the field of transitional justice, something that has hitherto been lacking both in study and practice.

Published Oct. 31, 2014 9:57 AM

In his master thesis, PluriCourts research assistant Cristoffer Nyegaard Mollestad analyses the friction between transparency and confidentiality requirements in investment arbitration. Read the thesis (SSRN).

Published Oct. 15, 2014 5:25 PM

In this new article in Philosophy of Justice (edited by Guttorm Fløistad), PluriCourts director Andreas Føllesdal introduces John Rawls’ book A Theory of Justice, which is perhaps the contribution in political philosophy that attracted the most attention in the twentieth century.

Published Oct. 8, 2014 11:56 AM

PluriCourts coordinator Christina Voigt has co-edited the new volume The Common Interest in International Law. The book is a part of the Intersentia series on Law & Cosmopolitan Values. Voigt has also contributed with the chapter "Delineating the Common Interest in International Law".

Published Sep. 4, 2014 10:49 AM

PluriCourts postdoc Silje Aambø Langvatn has together with Sofie A.E. Høgestøl written a book review of International Criminal Justice: Legitimacy and Coherence, edited by G. Boas, W. A. Schabas and M. P. Scharf. The review is published in the Nordic Journal of International Law, vol. 83, no. 3. Read the review.

Published Sep. 1, 2014 4:39 PM

Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein have each published an article in the latest issue of New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (vol 46, no 3).

Flags of EU member states.
Published Aug. 29, 2014 3:32 PM

In this article, PluriCourts Director Andreas Føllesdal discusses what the foundations for a shared European Identity should be.

Published Aug. 29, 2014 3:16 PM

Master thesis by PluriCourts Research Assistant Marte Jervan. PluriCourts Research Paper No. 14-17. Read the thesis (SSRN).

Published Aug. 13, 2014 11:16 AM

In this new book in the Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law series, MultiRights postdoctoral fellow Matthew Saul examines the international legal framework which regulates popular governance of post-conflict reconstruction.

Published June 19, 2014 2:47 PM

In this article, PluriCourts director Andreas Føllesdal  discusses different conceptions of subsidiarity. He argues that instead of one principle of subsidiarity, there are different conceptions with varying institutional implications.

Eleanor Roosevelt holding the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Published June 11, 2014 12:37 PM

Special issue in the Nordic Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 32, Issue 2), edited by former MultiRights Postdoc Marjan Ajevski.

The issue looks at the consequences of institutional fragmentation within one branch of international law: International human rights law. Has the practice of international human rights Courts and tribunals led to fragmented human rights protection?

Published June 5, 2014 2:47 PM

Shifting Paradigms in the Protection of the Rule of Law and Human Rights in the UK, France and the Netherlands.

Article by Gar Yein Ng written during her stay at MultiRights.

Published June 5, 2014 10:37 AM

Master thesis by Teresita Acedo Betancourt. Read the paper (SSRN).

European Court of Human Rights.
Published May 6, 2014 4:47 PM

Geir Ulfstein discusses whether the European Court of Human Rights acts – and should act – as part of a constitutionalized legal system.

Statue of Immanuel Kant.
Published May 6, 2014 4:37 PM

MultiRights Postdoc Claudio Corradetti proposes an interpretation of Kant's view on cosmopolitanism: It is both legal and transitional, that is, as Kant defined it a view of cosmopolitanism as a part of Public Right.

Published Apr. 4, 2014 12:28 PM

Article by MultiRights Postdoc Matthew Saul, published in Asian Journal of International Law.

Published Mar. 14, 2014 3:45 PM

Chapter by Geir Ulfstein and Christina Voigt, in Todd L. Cherry, Jon Hovi and David M. McEvoy (eds), Toward a New Climate Agreement (Routledge, 2014).

Published Feb. 19, 2014 4:23 PM

This article by Andreas Føllesdal will appear in The Legitimacy of International Human Rights Regimes, edited by A. Follesdal, J. Schaffer and G. Ulfstein (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press). Read the chapter.

Published Feb. 19, 2014 3:20 PM

Book chapter written by Claudio Corradetti, to be published in C.Corradetti, N.Eisikovitz, J.Rotondi (eds.), Theorizing Transitional Justice, Ashgate, 2015.

Published Dec. 17, 2013 9:44 AM

Edited by Andreas Føllesdal and Reidar Maliks (Routledge, 2014). Access the book.