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Emigration & Immigration

  • The Borders of Punishmentby Katja Franko Aas; Mary Bosworth

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 109.99

    The criminalization of migration and the use of coercive state power against foreigners is a controversial topic that demands closer reflection. This book examines the relationship between immigration control, citizenship, and criminal justice, reflecting on the theoretical and methodological challenges posed by mass mobility and its control. more...

  • Regional Approaches to the Protection of Asylum Seekersby Ademola Abass; Francesca Ippolito

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This book presents a comprehensive assessment of regional responses to the crisis in the asylum/refugee system and critically examines how different regions tackle the problem. The chapters consider the fundamental challenges which undermine an effective asylum process as well as regional difficulties with the various circumstances surrounding asylum... more...

  • The Emerging Law of Forced Displacement in Africaby Allehone M. Abebe

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    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 humanitarian organisations. With the largest concentration... more...

  • Sacrificing Familiesby Leisy Abrego

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 21.95 US$ 19.99

    Widening global inequalities make it difficult for parents in developing nations to provide for their children, and both mothers and fathers often find that migration in search of higher wages is their only hope. Their dreams are straightforward: with more money, they can improve their children's lives. But the reality of their experiences is often... more...

  • The Long-Term Residence Status as a Subsidiary Form of EU Citizenshipby Diego Acosta Arcarazo

    BRILL 2011; US$ 151.00

    This book analyses the potential of the Long-term Residence Directive to become a subsidiary form of EU citizenship which escapes direct control by Member States, by looking at its implementation and at its possible interpretation by the Court of Justice. more...

  • From Migrants to Citizensby T. Alexander Aleinikoff; Douglas Klusmeyer

    Brookings Institution Press 2013; US$ 18.99

    Citizenship policies are changing rapidly in the face of global migration trends and the inevitable ethnic and racial diversity that follows. The debates are fierce. What should the requirements of citizenship be? How can multi-ethnic states forge a collective identity around a common set of values, beliefs and practices? What are appropriate criteria... more...

  • The Immigration Law Sourcebookby American Bar Association

    American Bar Association 2012; US$ 49.99

    From the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 to the Rules for Alien Terrorist Removal to U.S. Courts, The Immigration Law Sourcebook is your complete guide to U.S. immigration source material, including all the relevant acts, titles, and rules. more...

  • Documenting Transnational Migrationby Antoun† Richard T.

    Berghahn Books 2005; US$ 34.95

    Most studies on transnational migration either stress assimilation, circulatory migration, or the negative impact of migration. This remarkable study, which covers migrants from one Jordanian village to 17 different countries in Europe, Asia, and North America, emphasizes the resiliency of transnational migrants after long periods of absence, social... more...

  • Gender in Refugee Lawby Efrat Arbel; Catherine Dauvergne; Jenni Millbank

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    Questions of gender have strongly influenced the development of international refugee law over the last few decades. This volume assesses the progress toward appropriate recognition of gender-related persecution in refugee law. It documents the advances made following intense advocacy around the world in the 1990s, and evaluates the extent to which... more...

  • Illegal Peopleby David Bacon

    Beacon Press 2008; US$ 18.00

    For two decades veteran photojournalist David Bacon has documented the connections between labor, migration, and the global economy. In Illegal People Bacon explores the human side of globalization, exposing the many ways it uproots people in Latin America and Asia, driving them to migrate. At the same time, U.S. immigration policy makes the labor... more...