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Forthcoming Asylum & Immigration Law Books

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  1. Fleeing Homophobia

    Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Asylum

    Edited by Thomas Spijkerboer

    Each year, thousands of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) asylum seekers apply for asylum in EU Member States.This book considers the position of LGBTI asylum seekers in European asylum law. Developing an encompassing approach to the topic, the book identifies and analyzes...

    To Be Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Migrant Rights at Work

    Law's precariousness at the intersection of immigration and labour

    By Laurie Berg

    Series: Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

    Public debates about the terms of membership and inclusion have intensified as developed economies increasingly rely on temporary migrant labour. While most agree that temporary migrant workers are entitled to the general protection of employment laws, temporary migrants have, by definition,...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Languages in Migratory Settings

    Place, Politics, and Aesthetics

    Edited by Alison Phipps, Rebecca Kay

    Research on migration has often focused on push and pull factors; and on the mobilities which drive migration. What has often received less attention, and what this book recognises, is the importance of the creative activities which occur when strangers meet and settle for long periods of time in...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Asylum-Seeker and Refugee Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The Peregrination of a Persecuted Human Being in Search of a Safe Haven

    By Cristiano d’Orsi

    Series: Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

    It is not often acknowledged that the great majority of African refugee movement happens within Africa rather than from Africa to the West. This book examines the specific characteristics and challenges of the refugee situation in Sub-Saharan Africa, offering a new and critical vision on the...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Undocumented Immigrants in an Era of Arbitrary Law

    The Flight and the Plight of People Deemed 'Illegal'

    By Robert F. Barsky

    This book describes the experiences of undocumented migrants, all around the world, bringing to life the challenges they face from the moment they consider leaving their country of origin, until the time they are deported back to it. Drawing on a broad array of academic studies, including law,...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The European Union as an Area of Freedom, Security and Justice

    Edited by Maria Fletcher, Ester Herlin-Karnell, Claudio Matera

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This book presents a collection of essays on key topics and new perspectives on the EU’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ). Europe’s area of freedom, security and justice is of increasing importance in contemporary EU law and legislation. It is worthy of special research attention...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Socio-Economic Rights of Asylum Seekers

    By Liam Thornton

    Series: Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

    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...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. UNHCR and the Struggle for Accountability

    Technology, Law and Results-Based Management

    Edited by Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Katja Lindskov Jacobsen

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    Starting from the notion that accountability is a topic that is difficult to understand through single-discipline contributions, this multidisciplinary volume offers an in-depth exploration of accountability in humanitarian action. It illuminates United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (...

    To Be Published December 20th 2015 by Routledge

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