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Published Apr. 28, 2014 9:49 AM

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.

Published Feb. 10, 2014 10:41 AM

Issue 4 consists of a Special Section on Fragile Democracies, edited by Leiry Cornejo Chavez and Andreas Føllesdal. Do regional human rights courts strengthen democracy? If so, under what circumstances does this occur?  Articles are available from for download.

Published Feb. 10, 2014 10:06 AM

Guest edited by Michael Ashley Stein, the Special Section on Disability and Development offers insightful and practical guidance to disability inclusive programming in development aid and humanitarian relief. Additional articles discuss human rights principles and indicators; fulfilling nursing home residents’ right to food; and open access and the right to benefit from scientific progress. Articles are available from for download.

Published June 12, 2013 10:44 AM

With Guest Editors Elin Skaar and Astri Suhrke, this Special Issue examines the social, political and judicial forces behind the creation and operation of transitional justice mechanisms after violent conflict. Articles are available from for download.

Published Mar. 15, 2013 1:52 PM

Issue 1 of the NJHR explores topics on genetically modified foods and the right to food, the European Court of Human Rights and the Interlaken, Izmir and Brighton Declarations, National Human Rights Institutions and their role in monitoring human rights and participation in health reform in Colombia. Articles are availble at for download.

Published Jan. 22, 2013 4:49 PM

This Issue of the Nordic Journal features articles on interim measures and the European Court of Human Rights; the Russian Orthodox Church; Imprisonment and Internet Access and finally, Rascist and Discriminatory Speech in Norway. This Issue is available directly from

Published Sep. 21, 2012 2:17 PM

Featuring articles on Norway, Sweden and Finland and the ILO Convention 169; Complimentary protection and the Finnish Aliens Act; and Indonesian Blasphemy Law 

Published Sep. 21, 2012 2:08 PM

Featuring articles examining Human rights and human development; Due diligence and harmful traditional practices; and the psycho-social correlates of the support of torture 

Published Sep. 21, 2012 2:02 PM

Featuring research on the media and access to information in China and Vietnam; Conceptions of anti-discrimination; and the constitutionalisation of Islam in Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq

Published Sep. 21, 2012 1:50 PM

Sexuality rights under the ECHR; the Finnmark Act of 2005; and the concluding articles of the Waiver and Human Rights series

Published Sep. 20, 2012 4:58 PM

Equality and freedom in Canada and Quebec; Freedom of religion in Europe; and part II of the Waiver of Human Rights series