Skip to main content
  • Print publication year: 2017
  • Online publication date: August 2017

7 - Grounding the Backlash: Regional Security Treaties, Counternorms, and Human Rights in Eurasia

Recommend this book

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

Human Rights Futures
  • Online ISBN: 9781108147767
  • Book DOI:
Please enter your name
Please enter a valid email address
Who would you like to send this to *
Allison, Roy. “Regionalism, Regional Structures and Security Management in Central Asia.” International Affairs 80 (2004): 463–83.
Allison, Roy. “Virtual Regionalism, Regional Structures and Regime Security in Central Asia.” Central Asian Survey 27 (2008): 185202.
Acharya, Amitav. Constructing a Security Community in Southeast Asia. New York: Routledge, 2009.
Acharya, Amitav. “How Ideas Spread: Whose Norms Matter? Norm Localization and Institutional Change in Asian Regionalism.” International Organization 58 (2004): 239–75.
Ambrosio, Thomas. “Catching the ‘Shanghai Spirit’: How the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Promotes Authoritarian Norms in Central Asia.” Europe-Asia Studies 60 (2008): 1321–44.
Aris, Stephen. Eurasian Regionalism: The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Avdeyeva, Olga. “When Do States Comply with International Treaties? Policies on Violence against Women in Post‐Communist Countries.” International Studies Quarterly 51 (2007): 877900.
Axelrod, Robert. “The Emergence of Cooperation among Egoists.” The American Political Science Review 75 (1981): 306–18.
Beissinger, Mark R.Structure and Example in Modular Political Phenomena: The Diffusion of Bulldozer/Rose/Orange/Tulip Revolutions.” Perspectives on Politics 2 (2007):259–76.
Bueno De Mesquita, Bruce, Smith, Alastair, Siverson, Randolph M., and Morrow, James D.. The Logic of Political Survival. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2005.
Buzan, Barry and Weaver, Ole. Regions and Powers: The Structure of International Security. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Carothers, Thomas. “The Backlash against Democracy Promotion.” Foreign Affairs 85 (2006): 5568.
Carothers, Thomas. “The End of the Transition Paradigm.” Journal of Democracy 13:1 (2002): 521.
Cooley, Alexander. 2009. Cooperation Gets Shanghaied: Russia, China and the SCO. Foreign Affairs Online. December 14, 2009.
Cooley, Alexander. 2012. Great Games, Local Rules: The New Great Power Contest in Central Asia. New York: Oxford University Press.
Cooley, Alexander. “The League of Authoritarian Gentlemen.” Foreign Policy. January 30, 2013.
De Goede, Marieke. “Blacklisting and the Ban: Contesting Targeted Sanctions in Europe.” Security Dialogue 42 (2011): 499515.
Fawn, Rick. “Battle over the Box: International Election Observation Missions, Political Competition and Retrenchment in the Post‐Soviet Space.” International Affairs 82 (2006): 1133–53.
Fawn, Rick. International Organizations and Internal Conditionality: Making Norms Matter. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Fawn, Rick. “‘Regions’ and Their Study: Where from, What for and Where to?Review of International Studies 35 (2009): 534.
FIDH. Shanghai Cooperation Organization: A Vehicle for Human Rights Violations. Paris: International Federation for Human Rights, 2012.
Foot, Rosemary. “Human Rights and Counterterrorism in Global Governance: Reputation and Resistance.” Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations 11 (2005): 291310.
Gavrilis, George. The Dynamics of Interstate Boundaries. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Hafner‐Burton, Emilie M., and Tsutsui, Kiyoteru. “Human Rights in a Globalizing World: The Paradox of Empty Promises.” American Journal of Sociology 110 (2005): 1373–411.
Hafner-Burton, Emilie M., Tsutsui, Kiyoteru, and Meyer, John W.. “International Human Rights Law and the Politics of Legitimation Repressive States and Human Rights Treaties.” International Sociology 23 (2008): 115–41.
Hansen, Jonathan M.A History of Legal Impunity at Guantánamo Bay.” Diplomatic History 35 (2011): 905–8.
Counterterrorism and Human Rights: The Impact of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. New York: Human Rights in China, 2011.
Hyde, Susan D. The Pseudo-Democrat’s Dilemma: Why Election Monitoring Became an International Norm. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2011.
Katzenstein, Peter J. A World of Regions: Asia and Europe in the American Imperium. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005.
Kelley, Judith. “The More the Merrier? The Effects of Having Multiple International Election Monitoring Organizations.” Perspectives on Politics 7 (2009): 5964.
Kelley, Judith Green. Monitoring Democracy: When International Election Observation Works, and Why It Often Fails. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012.
Keohane, Robert O. After Hegemony: Cooperation and Discord in the World Political Economy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1984.
Levitsky, Steven, and Way, Lucan. “The Rise of Competitive Authoritarianism.” Journal of Democracy 13.2 (2002): 5165.
Lewis, David. “Security Sector Reform in Authoritarian Regimes: The OSCE Experience of Police Assistance Programming in Central Asia.” Security and Human Rights 22 (2011): 103–17.
Lewis, David. “Who’s Socialising Whom? Regional Organisations and Contested Norms in Central Asia.” Europe-Asia Studies 64 (2012): 1219–37.
Lukin, Alexander. “What the Kremlin Is Thinking: Putin’s Vision for Eurasia.” Foreign Affairs 93, No. 4 (July-August 2014): 8593.
Memorial, Fabrication of “Islamic Extremism” Criminal Cases in Russia: Campaign Continues. Moscow: Memorial Human Rights Centre, 2007.
Mitchell, Lincoln. The Color Revolutions. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.
Neumayer, Eric. “Do International Human Rights Treaties Improve Respect for Human Rights?Journal of Conflict Resolution 496 (2005): 925–53.
Olcott, Martha Brill, Åslund, Anders, and Garnett, Sherman W.. Getting it Wrong: Regional Cooperation and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Washington, DC: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1999.
Oye, Kenneth A. Cooperation under Anarchy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1986.
Sabatini, Christopher. “Meaningless Multilateralism.” Foreign Affairs, August 8, 2014.–08-08/meaningless-multilateralism.
Satterthwaite, Margaret L.Rendered Meaningless: Extraordinary Rendition and the Rule of Law.” The George Washington Law Review 75, no. 5–6 (2006): 1333–420.
Scahill, Jeremy. Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army. New York: Nation Books, 2007.
Scheinin, Martin. Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms While Countering Terrorism (December 28, 2009). UN Doc. A/HRC/13/37.
Scheppele, Kim Lane. “International Standardization of National Security Law.” The Journal of National Security, Law & Policy 4 (2010): 437–53.
Scheppele, Kim Lane. “The Migration of Anti-constitutional Ideas: The Post-9/11 Globalization of Public Law and the International State of Emergency.” In Migration of Constitutional Ideas, ed. Choudhry, Sujit Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006: 347–73.
Shkolnikov, Vladimir. “Missing the Big Picture? Retrospective on OSCE Strategic Thinking on Central Asia.” Security and Human Rights 20 (2009): 294306.
Simmons, Beth. Mobilizing for Human Rights: International Law in Domestic Politics. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Singh, Amrit. Globalizing Torture: CIA Secret Detention and Extraordinary Rendition. New York: Open Society Justice Initiative, 2013.
Soldatov, Andrei, and Borogan, Irina. The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia’s Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB. New York: PublicAffairs, 2010.
Sullivan, Gavin, and Hayes, Ben. Blacklisted: Targeted Sanctions, Preemptive Security and Fundamental Rights. Berlin: European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights, 2011.
Walker, Christopher and Cooley, Alexander. “Vote of the Living Dead.” Foreign Policy, October 31, 2013.