Human Rights and Comparative Foreign Policy

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Notes
1
Jacques Rupnik, “Central or Mitteleuropa?” Daedalus 119/1 (Winter 1990), 253.
2
Historical data quoted by Andras Inotai, “Past, Present, and Future of Federalism in Central and Eastern Europe,” New Europe Law Review 1/2 (Spring 1993), 516.
3
Timothy Garton Ash, “Reform or Revolution?” in Timothy Garton Ash, ed., The Uses of Adversity: Essays on the Fate of Central Europe (New York: Random House, 1989), 250.
4
Wojtek Lamentowicz, “Russia and East-Central Europe: Strategic Options,” in Vladimir Baranovsky, ed., Russia and Europe: The Emerging Security Agenda (Oxford: SIPRI, Oxford University Press, 1997), 356.
5
Kalman Kulcsar, “Constitutionalism and Human Rights in the Transformation of the Hungarian Political System,” in Marta Katona Soltesz, ed., Human Rights in Today's Hungary (Budapest: Mezon, 1990), 15.
6
Istvan Pogany, “A New Constitutional Disorder for Eastern Europe?” in Pogany, ed., Human Rights in Eastern Europe (Aldershot: Edward Elgar, 1995), 225–226.
7
Zdenka Polivkova, “Human Rights in Post-Totalitarian Czechoslovakia,” All-European Human Rights Yearbook, vol. 1 (1991), 231.
8
Jacek Kurczewski, “The Politics of Human Rights in Post-Communist Poland,” in Pogany, Human Rights, op. cit., 112.
9
Elemer Kankiss, Kelet-Europai Alternativak [East European Alternatives] (Budapest: KJK, 1989), 82.
10
Roman Wieruszewski, “National Implementation of Human Rights,” in Allan Rosas and Jan Helgesen, eds., Human Rights in a Changing East–West Perspective (London: Pinter, 1990), 286–287.
11
Geza Herczegh, the Hungarian judge of the International Court of Justice, wrote in 1993: “Some days ago, I was asked about the reasons or the secrets of peaceful transition from a dictorial regime to a pluralistic society. My answer was that we Hungarians are a nation of lawyers. Jurists have always played a great role in the Hungarian society. We are proud that our King Andrew II issued the so-called Golden Bill in 1222, seven years after the English Magna Carta limited royal power and recognized some fundamental rights and privileges for the nobility. But those remote historical events are not the most important; far more important is the fact that during the period of communist dictatorship we could preserve, at least partially, our legal traditions and culture, and some of our institutions.” Geza Herczegh, “The Evolution of Human Rights Law in Central and Eastern Europe: One Jurist's Response to the Distinguished Panellists,” Connecticut Journal of International Law 8/2 (Spring 1993), 325.
12
Kulcsar, “Constitutionalism and Human Rights,” op. cit.
13
Eötvös never regarded himself as a federalist, as the idea of the federalization of Hungary was favoured by Hungarian political thinkers only at the end of the First World War.
14
József Eötvös, “XIX. szazad uralkodo eszmeinek befolyasa az alladalomra [The Influence on the State of the Prevailing Ideas of the 19th Century] (Budapest, 1851), as quoted by Kulcsar, op. cit., 22.
15
According to some views, these experiences of individual economic freedoms without having true political rights somehow deformed the idea of citizenship in the eyes of the Hungarians and led to a kind of “leave me alone” or “everybody deals with their own business” mentality, which is frequently but not necessarily intertwined with political passivity.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page *
  • Contents v
  • Tables and Figures vii
  • Acknowledgements viii
  • 1 - Introduction 1
  • Notes 18
  • Part I - Some Liberal Democracies of the Oecd 19
  • 2 - Us Foreign Policy and Human Rights: the Price of Principles after the Cold War 21
  • Notes *
  • 3 - Trials and Errors: the Netherlands and Human Rights 49
  • Notes *
  • 4 - British Foreign Policy and Human Rights: from Low to High Politics 87
  • Notes *
  • 5 - Japan's Foreign Policy towards Human Rights: Uncertain Changes 115
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  • Part II - Some Other States 147
  • 6 - Russian Foreign Policy and Human Rights: Conflicted Culture and Uncertain Policy 149
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  • 7 - India's Human Rights Diplomacy: Crisis and Transformation 178
  • Notes 204
  • 8 - Iran and Human Rights 206
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  • 9 - Human Rights and Foreign Policy in Central Europe: Hungary, the Czech Republic, and Poland 224
  • Notes 245
  • 10 - Human Rights and Foreign Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa 250
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  • 11 - Latin American Foreign Policies and Human Rights 276
  • Notes 307
  • 12 - An Overview 310
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  • Postscript: the Kosovo Crisis 335
  • Contributors 342
  • Index 343
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