Edited by

Fatemah Remedios C. Balbin

in co-operation with

Andreas Oberprantacher and Christoph Wurnitsch

Editorial assistants:

David Armstrong and Anne Groelz

  Published by

Hans Koechler Political and Philosophical Society, Manila

Co-published with

Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Wissenschaft und Politik an der Universität Innsbruck (AWP), Austria

Foundation for Social Justice (FSJ), Philippines

  ISBN 978-971-93698-0-6 (Manila)

ISBN 978-3-900719-04-3 (Innsbruck)

Date of publication: June 2007

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Table of contents

Preface by Hans R. Klecatsky

Editor’s note

Comments from readers on Hans Köchler’s writings on legal and political philosophy

  • Türkkaya Ataöv 

  • Lauro L. Baja, Jr.  

  • Francis Boyle  

  • Romeo T. Capulong 

  • Erskine Childers  

  • Ramsey Clark  

  • Neri Javier Colmenares  

  • Selin Galolar

  • Ameurfina A. Melencio Herrera 

  • S. S. Mohapatra  

  • Antonio E. Paris  

  • Soliman M. Santos, Jr.  

A. Bibliographical data

Bibliographical note  

I.               I. Bibliography 

1.      Books and monographs

2.      Edited Books  

3.      Articles and Reports

4.      Book Reviews

5.      Publications about the author  

II.              II. Public lectures 

III.            III. Selected interviews and media coverage 

IV.            IV. International conferences and roundtable meetings  

 B.    Reader

R. K. Raghavan

          Rendering Criminal Justice Globally   

Siddharth Varadarajan

           When Power Subverts the Law

Antonio Paris

           Hans Köchler and the Campaign for a More Democratic United Nations  

Abdulhusin M. Kashim

  • Civilizational Dialogue and the Synthesis towards the Islamic Direction  

  • Civilizational War and Peace Jihad in the Post-9/11 World  

  • The Right of Self-Determination within the War against Terror: Implications for the Muslims in the Philippines   

  • The Media and the Marginalization of the Minority: The Case of the Philippine Muslims

  • Muslim Mindanao: The Phenomenology of Hamletization in the Philippines

Andreas Oberprantacher

Towards a Hermeneutics of Mutual Respect and Trans-cultural Understanding:

Köchler’s Foundation of Civilizational  Dialogue


Carla Berg and Fatemah Remedios C. Balbin

            Shadow over Lockerbie: The Issue of Evidence in Terrorism Cases

 Fatemah Remedios C. Balbin           

  • Non-alignment: Its Relevance Today  

  • The Peace Process Agenda as a Measure of Good Governance

  • The Rights of Indigenous Peoples

  • Hans Köchler and the 2003 Invasion of Iraq 

Biographical data  


About the contributors 

Glossary of acronyms