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" Capotorti defines an ethnic minority as a group "numerically inferior to the rest of the population of a state; in a non-dominant position; whose members — being nationals of the state — possess ethnic, religious or linguistic characteristics differing... "
The Former Yugoslavia's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook - Page xviii
by Matjaz Klemencic, Matjaž Klemenčič, Mitja Žagar - 2004 - 426 pages
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The Dynamics of Human Rights in United States Foreign Policy

Natalie Kaufman Hevener - 1981 - 374 pages
...minority (after emphasizing that it was drawn up specifically for use in application of Article 27) as "a group numerically inferior to the rest of the...population of a State, in a nondominant position, whose members—being nationals of the State—possess ethnic, religious or linguistic characteristics differing...
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Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Identity: Cross National and Comparative ...

Russell F. Farnen - 538 pages
...Subcommission on Discrimination and Minorities defined a "minority" as: a group numerically smaller than the rest of the population of a state, in a nondominant position, whose members-being citizens of the state-possess ethnic, religious, or linguistic characteristics, differing...
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Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law

Academy of European Law (Florence, Italy), Academy of European Law Staff - 1997 - 416 pages
...factors is a relatively stable element in attempts at definition. Capotorti's is typical, describing a minority as: A group numerically inferior to the rest of the population of the State, in a nondominant position, whose members - being nationals of the State - possess ethnic,...
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Recueil Des Cours (Collected Courses), 1997

Academic De Droit International De LA Haye - 1998 - 430 pages
...Prevention of Discrimination and the Protection of Minorities" of the Commission on Human Rights. It read : "A group numerically inferior to the rest of the population...possess ethnic, religious or linguistic characteristics different from those of the rest of the population and show, if only implicitly, a sense of solidarity,...
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Autonomy: Applications and Implications

Markku Suksi - 1998 - 370 pages
...purposes of Article 27 of the Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR) may also be borne in mind: A group numerically inferior to the rest of the population...whose members - being nationals of the State - possess 17 W. Kymlicka, supra note 12, ch. 3. 18 Id. at pp. 45-48. M. McDonald, "Should Communities Have Rights?...
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Institutional Development in Divided Societies

Bertus De Villiers, Frank Delmartino - 1998 - 396 pages
...Subcommission on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities. He states that a minority is "a group numerically inferior to the rest of the population...non-dominant position, whose members — being nationals of a state — possess ethnic, religious or linguistic characteristics differing from those of the rest...
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The Finnish Yearbook of International Law 1997

Martti Koskenniemi, Kari Takamaa - 1998 - 528 pages
...International Law (Oxford University Press, 1997) p. 77. K The definition of minority is the following: "....[a] group numerically inferior to the rest of the population of a State, in non-dominant position, whose members - being nationals of a State — possess ethnic, religious of...
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Bevölkerungsumsiedlungen nach ethnischen Kriterien: ein Instrument zur ...

Dietmar Krist - 2000 - 153 pages
...Capotorti, zitiert, obwohl sich die Staaten nicht auf seine Formulierung einigen konnten: „A (minority is) a group numerically inferior to the rest of the population...whose members - being nationals of the State - possess etnnic, religious or linguistic characteristics differing from those of the rest of the population...
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Human Rights from Exclusion to Inclusion; Principles and Practice: An ...

Fons Coomans - 2000 - 503 pages
...cited was drawn up by a UN Special Rapporteur on the rights of minorities, Mr Capotorti. He defined a minority as: "a group numerically inferior to the rest of the population of the State, in a non-dominant position, whose members - being nationals of the State - possess ethnic,...
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Devising an Adequate System of Minority Protection: Individual Human Rights ...

Kristin Henrard - 2000 - 363 pages
...Capotorti's formula of the numerical component of the definition of the concept 'minority', namely 'group numerically inferior to the rest of the population of a state', can be discussed from several angles.86 First of all, it can be compared to the relevant section of...
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