Protection of minorities

three case studies. South Tyrol, Cyprus, Quebec.
  • 51 Pages
  • 3.96 MB
  • English
Northern Ireland Constitutional Convention , (Belfast)
ContributionsGreat Britain. Northern Ireland Constitutional Convention.
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Protection of minorities book political relevance of national minorities' protection is very high. Now (), although protection of the national minorities has not become a generally accepted legally binding principle of the EU, in several legal acts issues of national minorities are mentioned.

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This book argues that such divergence could be mitigated with various tools, such as the inclusion of cross-references to the case law of other relevant bodies as well as to instruments specifically established for the protection of minorities.

The book will be of interest to academics, researchers and practitioners in the area of international. Jul 16,  · Delving into a highly relevant but under-researched issue, the book examines the feasibility of expanding the system of protection for national minorities to migrant groups, as well as considering issues of diversity, security, socio-economic concerns and Roberta Medda-Windischer, Caitlin Boulter, Tove H.

Malloy. Sep 28,  · Ethnic Identity Protection of minorities book Minority Protection: Designation, Discrimination, and Brutalization [Thomas W. Simon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In Ethnic Identity and Minority Protection: Designation, Discrimination, and Brutalization, Thomas W.

Simon examines a new framework for considering ethnic conflicts. In contrast to the more traditional theories of justiceCited by: 3. belonging to minorities will be guaranteed protection of their existence and identity; and that they will benefit from the principles of effective participation and non-discrimination.

Let this publication guide us in working towards making this a reality for all persons belonging to minorities, everywhere. Navi Pillay. The Protection of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples Respecting Cultural Diversity Dieter Kugelmann I.

Introduction II. The Framework of the Protection of Groups III. Notions 1. The Lack of Definition of a Minority 2. National Minorities and New Minorities 3. Indigenous Peoples 4. Cultural Diversity IV. The Universal Protection of Minority Rights 1. Protection of Minorities: Regimes, Norms and Issues in South Asia.

the first major focus of this book is a critical account of international standards aimed at protection of minorities. To Author: Muhammad Mahbubur Rahman. Since ours is an age of heightened public interest in auditing the actual realisation of such standards and commitment, the first major focus of this book is a critical account of international standards aimed at the protection of minorities.

To that end, it concentrates on four key dimensions. The contention of the present study is that international law is in itself a difficult medium for providing adequate rights for minorities and for effectively safeguarding those rights. This volume analyses the weaknesses in the international protection of minority rights through a detailed examination of the practices and policies of Pakistan.

Books shelved as minority: I'd Rather We Got Casinos: And Other Black Thoughts by Larry Wilmore, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherm. Aug 01,  · Protection of Minorities: Regimes, Norms and Issues in South Asia [Borhan Uddin Khan, Muhammad Mahbubur Rahman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

We live in a world that not only sets standards for but also professes its commitment to promote and protect 'rights'. Since ours is an age of heightened public interest in auditing the actual realisation of such standards Author: Borhan Uddin Khan, Muhammad Mahbubur Rahman.

It then focuses on the existing European realities of dealing with minorities and gives an assessment of the legal and political status quo of minority protection in European Gabriel Toggenburg. The Legal Status of Population Groups in a Multi-national State under Public International Law / K.

Hailbronner -- General Problems of Rights of Minorities. Freedom of Religion and the Protection of Religious Minorities / Y. Dinstein. Notes Toward an Idea: Freedom of Speech and Minorities in the United States / L. Bollinger. Get this from a library. Protecting the religious freedom of new minorities in international law.

[Fabienne Bretscher] -- "This book examines the interpretation and application of the right to freedom of religion and belief of new minorities formed by recent migration by the European Court of. Sep 01,  · 4.

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External Monitoring and the International Protection of Freedom of Religion or Belief, by Peter Danchin, Columbia School of International and Public Affairs 5.

The Evolving Jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights and the Protection of Religious Minorities, by Peter Danchin and Lisa Forman, Columbia Graduate School of Arts and. is the preeminent organization dedicated to recognition of academic and professional success, and to empower members to achieve.

| LEGAL PROTECTIONS FOR ETHNIC MINORITIES. Ours may be a perfect world but we in it, at least in various people’s eyes are less than perfect. Given that the protection of minorities is a demonstration by the majority of the rightness and fairness of the law, not just as a matter of equity.

This book examines whether we are moving towards an integrated regional system of legal provision for minorities. It illustrates the tension between newer member states, many of which have an interest in seeing minority issues addressed, and established members, which remain hesitant in committing themselves fully to a minority rights regime.

Minorities, the Special Rapporteur on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities, Francesco Capotorti defined, with the application of Article 27 of ICCPR in mind, a minority group as - a group numerically inferior to the rest of the population of a State, in a non-dominant position, whose members – being nationals of the state.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Sep 01,  · Book Review: The Protection of Minorities, by J. Laponce. University of California Press, pages. U.S. price $ A. Brassington. Political Science 2, Download Citation. If you have the appropriate software installed, you can download article citation data to the citation manager of your choice.

Simply select Author: A. Brassington. Sep 30,  · All those interested in the international protection of national minorities.

This book constitutes a relevant working tool for international lawyers and judges, legal advisers, human rights activists and by: 1. The Protection of Minorities in the Wider Europe by M.

Weller,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Minority Protection, Rights, and Supermajoritarianism However, there are other values that we need to take into account besides political equality, notably the protection of minorities and the respect for rights. Thus it is commonly argued that there is a trade-off between political equality (maximized by.

The Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (FCNM) is a multilateral treaty of the Council of Europe aimed at protecting the rights of minorities. It came into effect in and by it had been ratified by 39 member states.

Feb 19,  · The Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities: A Commentary, edited by Rainer Hofmann, Tove H.

Malloy and Detlev Rein, presents an updated article-by-article assessment of the monitoring of the Convention’s Convention was opened for signature in and entered into force on 1 February Oct 16,  · Why recognizing the rights of minorities can backfire This essay is drawn from his new book, "A World Divided: which calls on governments to ensure the protection “of certain racial Author: Eric Weitz.

protection. More often than not, culture and language are the key distinguishing features of minorities in this category, hence the widely used appellation 'ethnic minorities.' Among the numerous examples of 'national' or 'ethnic' minorities - the two terms can be regarded as synonymous - are the.

The moral and religious underpinnings on which it was erected have been debated in the media, the courts, and around kitchen tables, and those foundations have been called into question on issues such as polygamy, homosexuality, abortion, with more and more morally aberrant groups proclaiming their right to constitutional protection.

Mar 01,  · New Approaches to Minority Protection. Author. Eide. Asbjorn. For states to play a constructive role as intermediary between the individual, groups and the international order, they have to conform to certain general principles, primarily derived from the UN Charter and subsequently elaborated by the relevant UN bodies.

But when minorities.CHAPTER II Concept of Minority " The promotion and protection of the rights of persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities contribute to the political and social stability of States in which they live"29 Introduction Almost all States .Promoting Human Rights and Minority Protection.

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