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Kälin, Walter

Overview
Works: 334 works in 744 publications in 3 languages and 5,336 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Conference papers and proceedings  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Publishing director, Creator
Classifications: K3240, 341.48
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Walter Kälin
International law, conflict and development : the emergence of a holistic approach in international affairs by Walter Kälin( )

16 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of international human rights protection by Walter Kälin( Book )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights are invoked on many occasions. But are they more than lofty values and abstract principles? In providing a concise but comprehensive overview of international human rights protection at the global and regional levels, this book offers an introduction to the ideas, conceptual underpinnings, and doctrine of international human rights law including the sources, legal nature, and scope of application of human rights obligations. The issues of implementation and enforceability at the domestic, regional, and universal level are explored, and the impact of the recently established Human Rights Council is assessed. The substantive guarantees covering economic, social, and cultural as well as civil and political rights based on the case law of UN treaty bodies and relevant regional courts are evaluated. This book shows that human rights are real rights creating legal entitlements for those who are protected by them and imposing legal obligations on those bound by them. It explores the various mechanisms set up by the international community to monitor the implementation of human rights guarantees and to decide individual cases brought to the attention of human rights courts and quasi-judicial bodies at the international level. Its last part contains a detailed exploration of the meanings of human rights guarantees, such as the right to life, the prohibition of torture, non-discrimination, economic rights, and many others
The face of human rights by Walter Kälin( Book )

11 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guiding principles on internal displacement : annotations by Walter Kälin( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Migrationen aus der Dritten Welt : Ursachen und Wirkungen( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in German and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In innerdisziplinärer Zusammenschau stellen die einzelnen Beiträge aus den Bereichen Rechtswissenschaft, Ethnologie, Soziologie, Ökonomie, Politologie, Geschichte und Ethik den heutigen Stand der Migrationsforschung dar und zeigen neue Fragestellungen und dringende Forschungsdesiderata auf. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf Migrationsbewegungen aus der Dritten Welt in die Schweiz und weitere Industrieländer Westeuropas. Behandelt werden Aspekte der Ursachen von Migrationsbewegungen, ihre politischen, sozialen und individualpsychologischen Wirkungen sowie normative Probleme des Umganges mit ihnen
Völkerrecht : eine Einführung by Walter Kälin( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in German and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universeller Menschenrechtsschutz by Walter Kälin( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Schweiz und die UNO-Menschenrechtspakte = La Suisse et les pactes des Nations Unies relatifs aux droits de l'homme by Walter Kälin( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in German and French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights in times of occupation : the case of Kuwait( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and German and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Security Council Resolution 661 (1990), 6 August 1990
Das Bild der Menschenrechte( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wenn es darum geht, die Menschenrechte in ihrer Achtung wie Verletzung zu beschreiben, ist eine eklatante Bilderarmut festzustellen. Zwar hält diese Publikation das Unrecht im Bild fest, daüber hinaus wagt sie aber auch ein Bild der Vorstellung von Normalität in einer friedvollen Welt. Mit diesem Buch soll Zugang zu einem Verständnis für die komplexen Voraussetzungen, Zusammenhänge und Hindernisse eines menschengerechten Lebens angeboten werden
Das Prinzip des non-refoulement : das Verbot der Zurückweisung, Ausweisung und Auslieferung von Flüchtlingen in den Verfolgerstaat im Völkerrecht und im schweizerischen Landesrecht by Walter Kälin( Book )

18 editions published in 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Verfahren der staatsrechtlichen Beschwerde by Walter Kälin( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aktuelle Probleme des Menschenrechtsschutzes = Current problems of human rights protection( Book )

15 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guiding principles on internal displacement and the law of South Caucasus : Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incorporating the guiding principles on internal displacement into domestic law : issues and challenges( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grundrechte im Kulturkonflikt : Freiheit und Gleichheit in der Einwanderungsgesellschaft by Walter Kälin( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in German and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grundlagen des öffentlichen Verfahrensrechts by Ulrich Zimmerli( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elemente einer schweizerischen Grundrechtstheorie by Jörg Paul Müller( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universeller Menschenrechtsschutz by Walter Kälin( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grundriss des Asylverfahrens by Walter Kälin( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in German and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Das Bild der Menschenrechte
Alternative Names
Kaelin, Walter.

Kälin, Walter

Walter Kälin abogado suizo

Walter Kälin advocaat uit Zwitserland

Walter Kälin Swiss lawyer

Languages
German (117)

English (82)

French (2)

Covers
The law of international human rights protectionThe face of human rightsVölkerrecht : eine EinführungDas Bild der Menschenrechte