Law: Asylum & Immigration Law

  • The Property Rights of Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons: Beyond Restitution book cover

    The Property Rights of Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons

    Beyond Restitution, 1st Edition

    By Anneke Smit

    The Property Rights of Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons: Beyond Restitution explores how the protection of housing and property rights can contribute to durable solutions to displacement. The focus of most of the international community’s recent protection efforts has been on returning…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • Transnational Crime and Human Rights: Responses to Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Subregion book cover

    Transnational Crime and Human Rights

    Responses to Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Subregion, 1st Edition

    By Susan Kneebone, Julie Debeljak

    Transnational Crime and Human Rights offers an evaluation of the responses to the transnational crime of human trafficking and governance of the issue through a case study of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), which comprises Cambodia, the People's Republic of China, Lao People's Democratic…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • Reworking the Relationship between Asylum and Employment book cover

    Reworking the Relationship between Asylum and Employment

    1st Edition

    By Penelope Mathew

    Touching on the laws and practices of a wide array of countries around the globe, this book examines the extent to which refugees and asylum-seekers’ right to work is protected by international human rights law. The book examines a number of key international treaties, national constitutions and…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • On the Right of Exclusion: Law, Ethics and Immigration Policy book cover

    On the Right of Exclusion

    Law, Ethics and Immigration Policy, 1st Edition

    By Bas Schotel

    On the Right of Exclusion: Law, Ethics and Immigration Policy addresses Western immigration policies regarding so-called `normal migrants�, i.e. migrants without a legal right to admission. The book argues that if authorities cannot substantially justify the exclusion of a normal migrant, the…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07
    Routledge

  • Interpreting Justice: Ethics, Politics and Language book cover

    Interpreting Justice

    Ethics, Politics and Language, 1st Edition

    By Moira Inghilleri

    In this timely study, Inghilleri examines the interface between ethics, language, and politics during acts of interpreting, with reference to two particular sites of transnational conflict: the political and judicial context of asylum adjudication and the geo-political context of war. The book…

    Paperback – 2012-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Are Human Rights for Migrants?: Critical Reflections on the Status of Irregular Migrants in Europe and the United States book cover

    Are Human Rights for Migrants?

    Critical Reflections on the Status of Irregular Migrants in Europe and the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marie-Benedicte Dembour, Tobias Kelly

    Human rights seemingly offer universal protection. However, irregular migrants have, at best, only problematic access to human rights. Whether understood as an ethical injunction or legally codified norm, the promised protection of human rights seems to break down when it comes to the lived…

    Paperback – 2012-10-31
    Routledge

  • Regulating the International Movement of Women: From Protection to Control book cover

    Regulating the International Movement of Women

    From Protection to Control, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sharron FitzGerald

    The question of how to conceptualize the relationships between governments and the everyday lives of women has long been the focus of attention among feminists. Feminist scholarship critiques women's lives, experiences and gender inequality in a variety of contexts. In this age of increased…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01
    Routledge

  • Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives book cover

    Cultural Expertise and Litigation

    Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Livia Holden

    Cultural Expertise and Litigation addresses the role of social scientists as a source of expert evidence, and is a product of their experiences and observations of cases involving litigants of South Asian origin. What is meant in court by "culture," "custom" and "law"? How are these concepts…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01
    Routledge

  • Policing Global Movement: Tourism, Migration, Human Trafficking, and Terrorism book cover

    Policing Global Movement

    Tourism, Migration, Human Trafficking, and Terrorism, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Caroline Taylor, Daniel Joseph Torpy, Dilip K. Das

    The movement of humans across borders is increasing exponentially—some for benign reasons, others nefarious, including terrorism, human trafficking, and people smuggling. Consequently, the policing of human movement within and across borders has been and remains a significant concern to nations.…

    Hardback – 2012-09-24
    CRC Press
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

  • The Contested Politics of Mobility: Borderzones and Irregularity book cover

    The Contested Politics of Mobility

    Borderzones and Irregularity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vicki Squire

    Irregular migration has emerged as an issue of intensive political debate and governmental practice over recent years. Critically intervening in debates around the governing of irregular migration, The Contested Politics of Mobility explores the politics of mobility through what is defined as an…

    Paperback – 2012-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Immigration, Social Integration and Crime: A Cross-National Approach book cover

    Immigration, Social Integration and Crime

    A Cross-National Approach, 1st Edition

    By Luigi M. Solivetti

    The problem of social control has constituted the acid test for the entire issue of immigration and integration. But whilst recent studies show that the crime rate for non-nationals is three, four or more, times higher than that of the country’s 'own' citizens, academic interest in these statistics…

    Paperback – 2011-08-18
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Contemporary Issues in Public Policy

  • Asylum, Welfare and the Cosmopolitan Ideal: A Sociology of Rights book cover

    Asylum, Welfare and the Cosmopolitan Ideal

    A Sociology of Rights, 1st Edition

    By Lydia Morris

    Asylum, Welfare and the Cosmopolitan Ideal: A Sociology of Rights puts forward the argument that rights must be understood as part of a social process: a terrain for strategies of inclusion and exclusion but also of contestation and negotiation. Engaging debate about how ‘cosmopolitan’ principles…

    Paperback – 2010-12-24
    Routledge-Cavendish

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