Matthew Saul

Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law

PO Box 6706 St Olavs plass

Oslo, N-0317

Norway

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The Normative Status of Self-Determination in International Law: A Formula for Uncertainty in the Scope and Content of the Right?

Human Rights Law Review, 11:4 (2011), pp. 609-644
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2013
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Self-determination, indeterminacy, jus cogens, erga omnes, human right, sovereignty

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International Law and the Legitimacy of Interim Governments

European Society of International Law (ESIL) 2015 Research Forum (Florence), PluriCourts Research Paper No. 16-01
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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International Law, Interim Government, Legitimacy, Self-Determination, Democracy, Political Communication, Freedom of Expression, Afghanistan

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The Right to Self-Determination and the Prolonged Occupation of Palestinian Territory

Gentian Zyberi (ed.), Protecting Community Interests through International Law 2021
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jan 2022
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Self-determination, occupation, Palestinian territory, community interests, erga omnes, jus cogens

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The Impact of the Legal Right to Self-Determination on the Law of Occupation as a Framework for Post-Conflict State Reconstruction

INTERNATIONAL LAW AND ARMED CONFLICT, N. Quenivet and S. Shah, eds., pp. 398-416, T.M.C Asser Press, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2012
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Law of Occupation, Self-Determination, Sovereignty, Post-Conflict, Reconstruction, Iraq, Palestine

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Structuring Evaluations of Parliamentary Processes by the European Court of Human Rights

The International Journal of Human Rights (2016), Forthcoming, PluriCourts Research Paper No. 16-12
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Oct 2016
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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parliament, margin of appreciation, proportionality, European Court of Human Right, legitimacy, legislator, procedure

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The International Human Rights Judiciary and National Parliaments: Introduction

M. Saul, A. Follesdal, G. Ulfstein (eds.) The International Human Rights Judiciary and National Parliaments: Europe and Beyond (Cambridge University Press, 2017).
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Matthew Saul, Andreas Follesdal and Geir Ulfstein
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, Pluricourts and Faculty of Law, University of Oslo
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European Court of Human Rights, Inter-American Court of Human Rights, UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies, National Parliaments, Interaction

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The Search for an International Legal Concept of Democracy: Lessons from the Post-Conflict Reconstruction of Sierra Leone

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2011
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Democracy, Law, Sierra Leone, Post-Conflict, UN, Peace Agreement, Aid Agreement

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Accountability in Internationally Administered Territories and the Impact of a (Post) - Conflict Context on Interdisciplinary Legal Research

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 May 2011 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2011
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Law, Political, Conflict, Post-Conflict, Accountability, International Territorial Administration, Interdisciplinary

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Creating Popular Governments in Post-Conflict Situations: The Role of International Law

Carsten Stahn, Jennifer S. Easterday, and Jens Iverson (eds.), Jus Post Bellum: Mapping the Normative Foundations (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014)., University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014-08
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Jus post bellum, Electoral process, Post-Conflict, Reconstruction, Sierra Leone, ICCPR, Political Participation, Article 25

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How and When Can the International Human Rights Judiciary Promote the Human Rights Role of National Parliaments?

M. Saul, A. Follesdal, and G. Ulfstein (eds.) The International Human Rights Judiciary and National Parliaments: Europe and Beyond (Cambridge University Press, 2017)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Oct 2017
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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parliament, margin of appreciation, proportionality, European Court of Human Rights, UN treaty bodies, legitimacy, legislator, procedure, democracy

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Local Ownership of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda: Restorative and Retributive Effects

International Criminal Law Review, Volume 12, Number 3, 2012 , pp. 427-456
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2013
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Rwanda, Security Council, Local Ownership, ICTR, Restorative Justice, Retributive Justice

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How Does, Could and Should the International Human Rights Judiciary Interact with National Parliaments?

M. Saul, A. Follesdal, and G. Ulfstein (eds.) The International Human Rights Judiciary and National Parliaments: Europe and Beyond (Cambridge University Press, 2017)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Nov 2017
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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European Court of Human Rights, Inter-American Court of Human Rights, UN human rights treaty bodies, parliaments, interpretation, deference, proportionality, subsidiarity, law

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Local Ownership of Post-Conflict Reconstruction in International Law: The Initiation of International Involvement

Journal of Conflict and Security Law, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2013
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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local ownership, post-conflict, reconstruction, self-determination, will of the people, consent

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Internationally Administered Territories

André Nollkaemper and Ilias Plakokefalos (eds.), The Practice of Shared Responsibility in International Law (Cambridge University Press, 2017)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2015 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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international law, shared responsibility, international administration, practice, Nauru, Bosnia Kosovo

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From Haiti to Somalia: The Assistance Model and the Paradox of State Reconstruction in International Law

International Community Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 119-148, March 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Sovereignty, Self-Determination, State Reconstruction, Political Independence, Non-Intervention, Consent, Chapter Vii, Effective Control, Democracy

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The Legitimacy and Effectiveness of Post Conflict Reconstruction

M. Saul, Popular Governance of Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The Role of International Law (Cambridge University Press, 2014)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Nov 2017
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Post-conflict reconstruction, legitimacy, effectiveness, Sierra Leone, Afghanistan, self-determination, local ownership, international law

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International Law and the Will of the People in Post-Conflict Rebuilding

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 16 May 2015
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Will of the People, Post-Conflict, Reconstruction, Rebuilding, Sovereignty, Consent, Chapter VII, International Human Rights Law, Democracy

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Shaping Legislative Processes from Strasbourg

32 Eur. J. Int'l L. 281 (2021)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Jul 2022
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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human rights, ECHR, subsidiarity, democracy, legislative process, parliament

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Legitimising Transitional Authorities Through the International Law of Self-Determination

Forthcoming in Emmanuel H. D. De Groof and Micha Wiebusch (eds.) International Law and Transitional Governance, Routledge, 2020
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Apr 2020
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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Transitional Authority, Interim Government, International Law, Self-Determination, Legitimacy, Political Participation

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Judicial Methodology for the Application of International Human Rights Law

Aksel Tømte and Eko Riyadi (eds.) International Human Rights and Local Courts: Human Rights Interpretation in Indonesia (Routledge, 2024 forthcoming)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2023
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law
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human rights, obligations, interpretation, application, deference, judges, courts,

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The ECtHR's Margin of Appreciation and the Processes of National Parliaments

Human Rights Law Review, Forthcoming, PluriCourts Research Paper No. 15-07
Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law

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European Court of Human Rights, subsidiarity, margin of appreciation, parliaments, procedures, judicial innovation

Identifying Jus Cogens Norms: The Interaction of Scholars and International Judges

Asian Journal of International Law (2014, Forthcoming), University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013-38
Posted: 30 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2013
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law

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jus cogens, international courts, legitimacy, human rights, interaction

Identifying Jus Cogens Norms: The Interaction of Scholars and International Judges

Asian Journal of International Law (2014, Forthcoming) , PluriCourts Research Paper No. 13-09, University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013-38
Posted: 30 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2013
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law

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jus cogens, international courts, legitimacy, human rights, interaction

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Legal Means of Dispute Settlement in the Field of Collective Security: The Quasi-Judicial Powers of the Security Council

INTERNATIONAL LAW AND DISPUTE SETTLEMENT: NEW TECHNIQUES AND PROBLEMS, D. French, M. Saul, and N.D. White, eds., Hart, 2010
Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Matthew Saul and Nigel D. White
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law and University of Nottingham

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United Nations, Security Council, Dispute Settlement, International Law, Judicial, Collective Security

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Popular Governance of Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The Role of International Law

Popular Governance of Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The Role of International Law, Cambridge University Press, 2014
Posted: 26 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2016
Matthew Saul
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law

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international law, post-conflict reconstruction, self-determination, political participation, legitimacy, effectiveness