Peter R. Baehr

Professor Emeritus at Utrecht University, Netherlands


Peter R. Baehr is professor emeritus of human rights at Utrecht University, Netherlands.

His books include Role of Human Rights in Foreign Policy (with Monique C. Castermans-Holleman, 2004) and Dictatorship in History and Theory: Bonapartism, Caesarism, and Totalitarianism (Editor with Melvin Richter, 2003).

Featured Work

SEP 5, 1997 Article

Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005): Series 1, Number 10 (Fall 1997): Efforts, East and West, to Improve Human Rights Assessments: Articles: "The West" Is Not Only the United States: European Assessments of Human Rights

Peter R. Baehr analyzes the human rights of European nations. These countries continue to contribute to the development of more balanced human rights assessments in ...