Asbjørn Eide

Researcher, PRIO Director

Asbjørn Eide
Asbjørn Eide left PRIO in 1986. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Background

Asbjørn Eide was a researcher at PRIO 1970-1987, and PRIO Director in 1970 and 1980-81. He was a legal scholar and an expert of human rights. He left PRIO as co-founder of the Norwegian Institute of Human Rights.

PRIO Projects

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Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Eide, Asbjørn (1980) Choosing the path to development. National options and international regulations, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 11(4): 349–360.
Eide, Asbjørn (1979) Conventional weapons, counter-insurgency and humanitarian law in armed conflict, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 7(3): 283–286.
Eide, Asbjørn (1979) The right to peace, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 10(2): 157–159.
Eide, Asbjørn (1977) Human rights and non-intervention in the all-European system, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 8(3): 209–215.
Eide, Asbjørn (1977) Arms Transfer and Third World Militarization, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 8(2): 99–102.
Eide, Asbjørn (1976) Proliferation and Trade. The Transfer of Arms to Third World Countries and their Internal Uses, International Social Science Journal 28(2): 307–325.
Eide, Asbjørn (1976) Outlawing the use of Some Conventional Weapons - Another Approach to Disarmament?, Instant Reseach on Peace and Violence 6(1): 39–51.
Eide, Asbjørn (1975) Global or Parochial Perspectives in International Studies and Peace Research, Journal of Peace Research 12(1): 79–86.
Eide, Asbjørn (1975) Planting Every Inch. Food for Peace - Or for Conflict, Ceres(1): 62–62.
Eide, Asbjørn (1974) International Law, Dominance, and the Use of Force, Journal of Peace Research 11(1): 1–20.
Eide, Asbjørn (1974) A Value Based Approach: Methods and Problems in Peace Research, International Social Science Journal 26(1): 23–25.
Eide, Asbjørn (1972) Dialogue and Confrontation in Europe, Journal of Conflict Resolution 16(4): 511–522.
Eide, Asbjørn (1972) Human Rights and All-European Security and Cooperation, Revue des Droits de l'homme(4): 721–756.
Eide, Asbjørn & Marek Thee (1972) Power Politics and Peace, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 3(3): 195–198.
Eide, Asbjørn (1972) Technological Warfare Against the Weak - and the Conscience of the Scientist, Bulletin of Peace Proposals 2(4): 362–366.
Eide, Asbjørn (1966) Peace-keeping and Enforcement By Regional Organizations. Its Place in the United Nations System, Journal of Peace Research 3(2): 125–145.

Monograph

Eide, Asbjørn & Julianne Traylor (1981) Human rights in the world society. The commitments, the reality, the future. New York: Coleman.
Albrecht, Ulrich; Asbjørn Eide; Mary Kaldor; Milton Leitenberg & Julian Perry Robinson (1978) A Short Research Guide on Arms and Armed Forces. London: Croom Helm.

Book Chapter

Eide, Asbjørn (1980) Maldevelopment and "The right to development". A critical note with a constructive intent, in René-Jean Dupuy, ed., The right to development at the international level. Alphen an den Rijn: Sijthoff & Noordhoff (397–416).
Eide, Asbjørn (1980) Militarism with a Global Reach: A Challenge to Sovereignty, Security and the International Legal Order, in Eide, Asbjørn; & Marek Thee, eds, Problems of Contemporary Militarism. London: Croom Helm (299–322).
Eide, Asbjørn (1979) South Africa: Repression and the Transfer of Arms and Arms Technology, in Kaldor, Mary; & Asbjørn Eide, eds, The World Military Order. the Impact of Military Technology on the Third World. London: Macmillan (180–209).
Eide, Asbjørn (1979) Sovereign equality versus the global military system. Two competing approaches to world order, in Antonio Cassese, ed., The new humanitarian law of armed conflict. Napoli: Editoriale Scientifica (21–40).
Eide, Asbjørn (1979) The new humanitarian law in non-international conflict, in Antonio Cassese, ed., The new humanitarian law of armed conflict. Napoli: Editoriale Scientifica (277–309).
Eide, Asbjørn (1977) Armament, inequality and humanitarian concerns: Prohibiting the use of certain conventional weapons, in Robert J. Akkerman, ed., Declaration on principles. a quest for universal peace. Leyden: Sijthoff (217–244).

Edited Volume

Andreassen, Bård-Anders; Jan Egeland; Asbjørn Eide; Bernt Hagtvet; Tor Skålnes; Hugo Stokke; & Bjørn Stormorken, eds, (1985) Menneskerettighetene i Norges hovedsamarbeidsland 1985 [Human Rights in Norway's Main Collaborating Countries 1985]. Bergen / Oslo: CMI / Det norske menneskerettighetsprosjektet.
Eide, Asbjørn; & Marek Thee, eds, (1980) Problems of Contemporary Militarism. London: Croom Helm.
Kaldor, Mary; & Asbjørn Eide, eds, (1979) The World Military Order. The Impact of Military Technology on the Third World. London: Macmillan.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Eide, Asbjørn (1979) Menneskerettane fyller år [Human Rights have a Birthday], Hvor hender det?(20): 1–2.
Eide, Asbjørn & Kari Poppe (1974) Tortur - myndigheters terror [Torture - Terror by Governmental Agencies], Samtiden: 389–401.
Eide, Asbjørn & Wenche Barth Eide (1973) Katastrofer of katastrofehjelp [Disasters and Disaster Relief], Internasjonal Politikk(4): 861–878.