Law: Asylum & Immigration Law

  • 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

    Commentary on the migrant crisis and healthcare has primarily focused on the allocation of resources with little discussion of the needs of and provision for the migrants. Presenting a comparative study of the UK and Germany, this volume increases our knowledge of a broad spectrum of challenges in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • 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 – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • 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

  • 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 – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights 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

  • 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 – 2018-09-21 
    Routledge

  • Responsive Legality: The New Administrative Justice book cover

    Responsive Legality

    The New Administrative Justice

    By Zachary Richards

    Responsive Legality is an important book about twenty first century justice. It explores the legal and moral values that twenty-first-century public officials use to make their decisions, engaging existing theoretical models of administrative justice and updating them to reflect changed…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge

  • Law and Asylum: Space, Subject, Resistance book cover

    Law and Asylum

    Space, Subject, Resistance

    By Simon Behrman

    In contrast to the claim that refugee law has been a key in guaranteeing a space of protection for refugees, this book argues that law has been instrumental in eliminating spaces of protection, not just from one’s persecutors but also from the grasp of sovereign power. By uncovering certain…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Race in the Shadow of Law: State Violence in Contemporary Europe book cover

    Race in the Shadow of Law

    State Violence in Contemporary Europe

    By Eddie Bruce-Jones

    Race in the Shadow of Law offers a critical legal analysis of European responses to institutional racism. It draws connections between contemporary legal knowledge practices and colonial systems of thought, arguing that many people of colour experience the law as a part of a racial problem, rather…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • The Emerging Law of Forced Displacement in Africa: Development and implementation of the Kampala Convention on internal displacement book cover

    The Emerging Law of Forced Displacement in Africa

    Development and implementation of the Kampala Convention on internal displacement

    By Allehone M. Abebe

    As of the end of 2015, there were 40.8 civilians who had been internally displaced by conflicts and effects of natural disasters in various parts of the world. Internally displaced persons (IDPs) are currently the largest group of persons receiving assistance from some of the main international…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Arendt, Agamben and the Issue of Hyper-Legality: In Between the Prisoner-Stateless Nexus book cover

    Arendt, Agamben and the Issue of Hyper-Legality

    In Between the Prisoner-Stateless Nexus

    By Kathleen R. Arnold

    In the Origins of Totalitarianism, Hannah Arendt famously argued that the stateless were so rightless, that it was better to be a criminal who at least had some rights and protections. In this book, Kathleen R. Arnold examines Arendt’s comparison in the context of post-1996 U.S. criminal and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge

  • Calais and its Border Politics: From Control to Demolition book cover

    Calais and its Border Politics

    From Control to Demolition

    By Yasmin Ibrahim, Anita Howarth

    Calais has a long history of transient refugee settlements and is often narrated through the endeavour to ‘sanitize’ it by both the English and the French in their policy and media discourses. Calais and its Border Politics encapsulates the border politics of Calais as an entry port through the…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on the Global Politics of Migration

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