Issue 1, 2014

This Issue of the Nordic Journal features Manfred Nowak's 2013 Torkel Opsahl Memorial Lecture in addition to articles on the impact of UN human rights treaty bodies; the application of human rights to neoclassical economics; and Norway's ratification to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Articles are available from Taylor & Francis for download.

Nordic Journal of Human Rights

(2014) Volume 32, Issue 1, pp. 1-86.



Manfred Nowak, 'The Torkel Opsahl Lecture 2013. The Right of Victims of Human Rights Violations to Remedy: The Need for a World Court of Human Rights, pp. 3-17.

Jasper Krommendijk, 'Finnish Exceptionalism at Play? The Effectiveness of Recommendations of UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies in Finland, pp. 18-43.

Margot E. Salomon and Colin Arnott, 'Better Development Decision-Making: Applying International Human Rights Law to Neoclassical Economics, pp. 44-74.

Legal Development

Vibeke Blaker Strand, 'Norway's Ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Highlighting Current Discourses in the Field of Human Rights in Norway', pp. 75-83.

Book Reviews

'Kjetil Mujezinović Larsen, (Cambridge University Press, 2012):  The Human Rights Treaty Obligations of Peacekeepers'. Reviewed by Inger Österdahl,, pp. 84-86.


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