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- NYU Press 2014; US$ 50.00
As a nation ofimmigrants, the United States has long accepted that citizens who identify withan ancestral homeland may hold dual loyalties; yet Americans have at timesregarded the persistence of foreign ties with suspicion, seeing them as a sign ofpotential disloyalty and a threat to national security. Diaspora Lobbies and the US Government bringstogether... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2013; US$ 99.99
Le droit des étrangers trouve principalement sa source dans la loi du 15 décembre 1980 relative ŕ l?accčs au territoire, au séjour, ŕ l?établissement et ŕ l?éloignement des étrangers. Les lois du 15 septembre 2006 ont introduit une importante réforme conduisant, notamment, ŕ une modification de la procédure d?asile et des dispositions relatives au... more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2004; US$ 29.99
With the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, Chinese laborers became the first group in American history to be excluded from the United States on the basis of their race and class. This landmark law changed the course of U.S. immigration history, but we know little about its consequences for the Chinese in America or for the United States as a nation of... more...
- OUP Oxford 2014; US$ 109.99 US$ 94.59
This book examines major issues in the protection of the human rights of migrants. Providing a multi-jurisdictional and multi-disciplinary analysis, the work allows scholars, human rights practitioners and activists to access current discussions in the field. more...
- OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 97.99 US$ 84.27
Non-territorial autonomy (NTA) is a statecraft tool aimed at respecting the rights of ethnic and cultural minority groups. This volume examines the non-territorial institutional and public administration functions of NTA, providing policy-makers and ethno-cultural groups the tools to promote social cohesion while respecting diversity. more...
- Berghahn Books 2002; US$ 34.95
In contrast to most other countries, both Germany and Israel have descent-based concepts of nationhood and have granted members of their nation (ethnic Germans and Jews) who wish to immigrate automatic access to their respective citizenship privileges. Therefore these two countries lend themselves well to comparative analysis of the integration process... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95
Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the question remains ?Do good fences still make good neighbours?? Since the Great Wall of China, the Antonine Wall, built in Scotland to support Hadrian's Wall, the Roman ?Limes? or the Danevirk fence, the ?wall? has been a constant in the protection of defined entities claiming sovereignty, East and... more...
- Berghahn Books 2001; US$ 29.95
Refugees and asylum-seekers are high up on many people's political agenda. Even so, there is a remarkable lack of information. Who are these asylum-seekers? Aren't they almost all "bogus"? How do western immigration authorities decide whether or not they are genuine? Is the UN convention on Refugees out of date and in need of renegotiation? This... more...
- NYU Press 2015; US$ 49.00
Reveals America?s long history of making both naturalized immigrants and native-born citizens un-American after stripping away their citizenship Expatriation, or the stripping away citizenship and all the rights that come with it, is usually associated with despotic and totalitarian regimes. The imagery of mass expulsion of once integral members... more...
- BRILL 2003; US$ 141.00
This study explores the consequences of the theory of necessity for the interpretation of key concepts of refugee law and concludes that a generous refugee practice can be conceived and logically justified even if a restrictive immigration policy is a political reality. more...