Law: Asylum & Immigration Law

  • Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection: Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law book cover

    Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection

    Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law

    By Charlotte Lülf

    Flight from conflict and violence is the major driver behind the broader phenomenon of forced displacement. The 21st century bears witness to several armed conflicts and the rise of asylum applications in Europe reflect the need for a solid legal framework for conflict-induced displacement. The…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • The Socio-Economic Rights of Asylum Seekers book cover

    The Socio-Economic Rights of Asylum Seekers

    By Liam Thornton

    The Refugee Convention of 1951 did not categorically provide for the socio-economic rights of asylum seekers. While the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Executive Committee has subsequently attempted to address these shortcomings, they have not categorically stated whether those…

    Hardback – 2019-01-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

  • Policing Transnational Crime: Law Enforcement of Criminal Flows book cover

    Policing Transnational Crime

    Law Enforcement of Criminal Flows

    Edited by Saskia Hufnagel, Anton Moiseienko

    As the threats posed by organised crime and terrorism persist, law enforcement authorities remain under pressure to suppress the movement, or flows, of people and objects that are deemed dangerous. This collection provides a broad overview of the challenges and trends of the policing of flows. How…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Transnational Criminal Justice

  • Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform book cover

    Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform

    Edited by Mavis Maclean

    Legal aid for family cases in private law, mainly divorce and separation, where the state is not directly involved as it is in public law cases where there are issues of domestic violence or neglect or abuse of children, came to an abrupt end together with help for welfare and immigration cases on…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Change, Forced Displacement and International Law: from legal protection gaps to protection solutions book cover

    Environmental Change, Forced Displacement and International Law

    from legal protection gaps to protection solutions

    By Isabel M. Borges

    This book explores the increasing concern over the extent to which those suffering from forced cross-border displacement as a result of environmental change are protected under international human rights law. Formally they are not entitled to admission or stay in a third state country, a situation…

    Hardback – 2018-12-14 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects of Healthcare for Migrants: Perspectives from the UK and Germany book cover

    Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects of Healthcare for Migrants

    Perspectives from the UK and Germany

    Edited by Katja Kuehlmeyer, Corinna Klingler, Richard Huxtable

    Numerous important issues arise in relation to the health of, and healthcare for (and by), migrants. Much commentary on the migrant crisis and healthcare has focused on the allocation of resources, with less discussion of the needs of, and provision for, migrants. Presenting a comparative…

    Hardback – 2018-12-12 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Arabs at Home and in the World: Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity book cover

    Arabs at Home and in the World

    Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity

    Edited by Karla McKanders

    This volume brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars from the United States, Middle East, and North Africa, to discuss and critically analyze the intersection of gender and human rights laws as applied to individuals of Arab descent. It seeks to raise consciousness at the intersection…

    Hardback – 2018-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Culture and the Judiciary: The Anthropologist Judge book cover

    Culture and the Judiciary

    The Anthropologist Judge

    By Ilenia Ruggiu

    How can jurists resolve multicultural conflicts? Which kind of questions should judges ask when culture enters the horizon of the law? Are they then called to become anthropologists? Through the analysis of hundreds of cases produced through decades of multicultural jurisprudence, this book…

    Hardback – 2018-12-07 
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • Theorising Noncitizenship: Concepts, Debates and Challenges book cover

    Theorising Noncitizenship

    Concepts, Debates and Challenges

    Edited by Katherine Tonkiss, Tendayi Bloom

    ‘Noncitizenship’, if it is considered at all, is generally seen only as the negation or deprivation of citizenship. It is rarely examined in its own right, whether in relation to States, to noncitizens, or citizens. This means that it is difficult to examine successfully the status of noncitizens,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Unjust Borders: Individuals and the Ethics of Immigration book cover

    Unjust Borders

    Individuals and the Ethics of Immigration

    By Javier S. Hidalgo

    States restrict immigration on a massive scale. Governments fortify their borders with walls and fences, authorize border patrols, imprison migrants in detention centers, and deport large numbers of foreigners. Unjust Borders: Individuals and the Ethics of Immigration argues that immigration…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Political Philosophy for the Real World

  • A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis book cover

    A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    Edited by Jane Freedman, Zeynep Kivilcim, Nurcan Özgür Baklacıoğlu

    The refugee crisis that began in 2015 has seen thousands of refugees attempting to reach Europe, principally from Syria. The dangers and difficulties of this journey have been highlighted in the media, as have the political disagreements within Europe over the way to deal with the problem. However,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Crime Prevention, Migration Control and Surveillance Practices: Welfare Bureaucracy as Mobility Deterrent book cover

    Crime Prevention, Migration Control and Surveillance Practices

    Welfare Bureaucracy as Mobility Deterrent

    By Veronika Nagy

    EU expansion has stoked fears that criminals from the East may abuse freedom of movement to exploit the benefit systems of richer states. This book examines the way in which physical state borders are increasingly being replaced by internal border controls in the form of state bureaucracies as a…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01
    Routledge

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