DECLARATION OF MINIMUM HUMANITARIAN STANDARDS



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Chowdhury, Subrata Roy,
Rule of Law in a State of Emergency: The Paris Minimum Standards of Human Rights Norms in a State of Emergency
(London: Pinter Publishers, 1989).

Eide, Asbjørn, Allan Rosas and Theodor Meron
Combating Lawlessness in Gray Zone Conflicts through Minimum Humanitarian Standards
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 89, No. 1 (1995), pp. 215–223.

Fitzpatrick, Joan,
Human Rights in Crisis: The International System for Protecting Rights during States of Emergency
(Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994).

Gasser, Hans-Peter,
A Measure of Humanity in Internal Disturbances and Tensions: Proposal for a Code of Conduct
International Review of the Red Cross, No. 262 (1988), pp. 38–58.

Gasser, Hans-Peter,
New Draft Declaration of Minimum Humanitarian Standards
International Review of the Red Cross, No. 282 (1991), pp. 328–329 (the text of the Declaration attached, pp. 330–336).

Gasser, Hans-Peter,
Humanitarian Standards for Internal Strife: A Brief Review of New Developments
International Review of the Red Cross, No. 294 (1993), pp. 221–226.

Kooijmans, Peter H.,
In the Shadowland between Civil War and Civil Strife: Some Reflections on the Standard-Setting Process
pp. 225–247, in Astrid J. M. Delissen and Gerard J. Tanja (eds.), Humanitarian Law of Armed Conflict: Challenges Ahead (Dordrecht: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 1991).

Lillich, Richard B.,
The Paris Minimum Standards of Human Rights Norms in a State of Emergency
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 79 (1985), pp. 1072–1081 (the Paris Minimum Standards on pp. 1073–1081).

Marks, Stephen P.,
Principles and Norms of Human Rights Applicable in Emergency Situations: Underdevelopment, Catastrophes and Armed Conflicts
pp. 175–212, in: Karel Vasak and Philip Alston (eds), The International Dimensions of Human Rights, Volume I (Westport: Greenwood Press, 1982).

Meron, Theodor,
On the Inadequate Reach of Humanitarian and Human Rights Law and the Need for a New Instrument
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 77 (1983), pp. 589–606.

Meron, Theodor,
Towards a Humanitarian Declaration on Internal Strife
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 78 (1984), pp. 859–868.

Meron, Theodor,
Human Rights in Internal Strife: Their International Protection
(Cambridge: Grotius Publications, 1987).

Meron, Theodor,
Draft Model Declaration on Internal Strife
International Review of the Red Cross, No. 262 (1988), pp. 59–76.

Meron, Theodor,
Human Rights and Humanitarian Norms as Customary Law
(Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989).

Meron, Theodor and Allan Rosas,
A Declaration of Minimum Humanitarian Standards
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 85 (1991), pp. 375–381.

Momtaz, Djamchid
The Minimum Humanitarian Rules Applicable in Periods of Internal Tension and Strife
International Review of the Red Cross, Vol. 38 (1998), pp. 455–462.

O’Donnell, Daniel,
States of Exception
The Review of the International Commission of Jurists, No. 21 (1978), pp. 52–60.

Opsahl, Torkel,
Emergency Derogation from Human Rights
Mennesker og Rettigheter: Nordic Journal on Human Rights, Vol. 5, No. 3 (1987), pp. 4–6.

Oraá, Jaime,
Human Rights in States of Emergency in International Law
(Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992).

Petrasek, David,
Moving Forward on the Development of Minimum Humanitarian Standards
American Journal of International Law, Vol. 92 (1998), pp. 557–563.

Rosas, Allan,
Model National Laws on Emergency Situations
Mennesker og Rettigheter: Nordic Journal on Human Rights, Vol. 5, No. 3 (1987), pp. 6–8.

Rosas, Allan,
Human Rights at Risk in Situations of Internal Violence and Public Emergency: Towards Common Minimum Standards
pp. 165–181, in: Asbjørn Eide and Jan Helgesen (eds), The Future of Human Rights Protection in a Changing World: Fifty Years since the Four Freedoms Address. Essays in Honour of Torkel Opsahl
(Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 1991).

Rosas, Allan,
Emergency Regimes: A Comparison
pp. 165–199, in: Donna Gomien (ed.), Broadening the Frontiers of Human Rights: Essays in Honour of Asbjørn Eide
(Oslo: Scandinavian University Press, 1993).

Rosas, Allan,
International Controls of Internal Conflicts: A Normative and Institutional Framework
pp. 2–10, in: Current Problems of International Humanitarian Law
(Helsinki and Turku: Finnish Red Cross and Institute for Human Rights, Åbo Akademi University, 1993).

Spiliopoulou Åkermark, Sia,
Humanitär rätt och mänskliga rättigheter: Samspel under utveckling
(Stockholm: Totalförsvarets folkrättsråd, 2002)

States of Emergency: Their Impact on Human Rights
(Geneva: International Commission of Jurists, 1992).

Svensson-McCarthy, Anna-Lena,
Minimum Humanitarian Standards: From Cape Town Toward the Future
The Review of the International Commission of Jurists, No. 53 (1994), pp. 1–29.

Symposium: Limitation and Derogation Provisions in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Special issue of the Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 7 (1985), pp. 1–157. (The Siracusa Principles on the Limitation and Derogation Provisions in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights on pp. 3–14).

Tojzner, Eva,
The Turku Declaration of Minimum Humanitarian Standards: An Attempt to Restrain Internal Strife
Graduate Thesis in Public International Law. University of Lund, Faculty of Law, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, 28 October 1996.

Vigny, Jean-Daniel and Cecilia Thompson,
Fundamental Standards of Humanity: What Future?
Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights, Vol. 20, No. 2 (2002), pp. 185-199.

Vigny, Jean-Daniel et Cecilia Thompson
,
Standards fondamentaux d'humanité: quel avenir?
Revue international de la Croix-Rouge, Vol. 82, No. 840 (2000), pp. 917-939.


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