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The Resource Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney

Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney

Label
Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook
Title
Global refugee crisis
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
Mark Gibney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers the current global refugee crisis and examines the interrelated factors of immigration enforcement, international human rights law, political violence, and refugee protection
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibney, Mark
Dewey number
362.87
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV640
LC item number
.L625 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HV640 .L625 2010
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Loescher, Gil
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Disaster relief
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Disaster relief
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
Label
Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history of protecting refugees -- The post-war human rights revolution -- The 1951 refugee convention -- Alienage -- "Well-founded fear" -- Persecution -- The nexus requirement -- Exclusions -- Cessations -- Refugee rights -- Nonrefoulement -- Rights owed to refugees physically present in the receiving state -- Rights owed to refugees lawfully in the contracting state -- Rights owed to refugees lawfully staying in the contracting state -- Rights owed to refugees residing in the contracting state -- Interface with international and regional human rights instruments -- Nonrefoulement -- Racism -- Detention -- Economic, social, and cultural rights -- Rights of the child -- Domestic procedures -- Establishing eligibility -- Denial of asylum hearings and accelerated procedures -- Returned refugees -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Asylum abuse? -- United Kingdom -- The Netherlands -- Sweden -- United States -- Summary -- Nonrefoulement: when (and where) does the prohibition apply? -- Sale v. Haitian centers council, 509 U.S. 155 (1993) -- Justice Blackmun's dissent -- The practices of other states -- Re-conceptualizing human rights and refugee protection -- The responsibility to protect (R2P) -- Extraterritorial obligations (ETO) consortium -- Implications for refugee protection -- Special U.S. issues -- A historical survey of U.S. alien admission practices -- The cold war, U.S. foreign policy, and refugee protection -- Current refugee/asylum law and practice in the United States -- Overseas refugee program -- Criticisms of ORP -- Asylum -- 1996 changes to U.S. asylum law -- Asylum and withholding of deportation -- Disqualifications -- Detention -- Temporary protection -- Biographical sketches -- Mahnaz Afkhami -- Sonya Aho -- Madeleine Albright -- Isabel Allende -- Hannah Arendt -- Christine Arnothy -- Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam (a.k.a. M.I.A.) -- Bertolt Brecht -- Nadia Comaneci -- Zohra Dauod -- Leandro Despouy -- Emmanuel Dongala -- Ariel Dorfman -- Jaroslav Drobny -- Albert Einstein -- Nawal El Saadawi -- Philip Emeagwali -- Enrico Fermi -- Tenzin Gyatso -- Thich Nhat Hanh -- Jóse Ramos Horta -- Michaëlle Jean -- Wassily Kandinsky -- Fazil Kawani -- Mebrahtom Keflezighi -- Akbar Khurasani -- Walter Lam -- Raphael Lemkin -- Miriam Makeba -- Tatyana Mamonova -- Predrag Matvejevic -- Thabo Mbeki -- Golda Meir -- Makau Mutua -- Martina Navratilova -- Le Thanh Nhon -- Rudolf Nureyev -- Edward Said -- Nolvia Dominguez Skjetne -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn -- George Soros -- Loung Ung -- Alek Wek -- Gao Xingjian -- International and regional treaties -- Conventions relating to the status of refugees -- Protocol relating to the status of refugees -- Organization of African unity, convention governing the specific aspects of refugee problems in Africa -- Cartagena declaration on refugees -- Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment -- Data on asylum applicants for selected western states 2008, 1998, and 1988
Control code
ocn693772772
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598844566
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o639162716
  • (OCoLC)693772772
Label
Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history of protecting refugees -- The post-war human rights revolution -- The 1951 refugee convention -- Alienage -- "Well-founded fear" -- Persecution -- The nexus requirement -- Exclusions -- Cessations -- Refugee rights -- Nonrefoulement -- Rights owed to refugees physically present in the receiving state -- Rights owed to refugees lawfully in the contracting state -- Rights owed to refugees lawfully staying in the contracting state -- Rights owed to refugees residing in the contracting state -- Interface with international and regional human rights instruments -- Nonrefoulement -- Racism -- Detention -- Economic, social, and cultural rights -- Rights of the child -- Domestic procedures -- Establishing eligibility -- Denial of asylum hearings and accelerated procedures -- Returned refugees -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Asylum abuse? -- United Kingdom -- The Netherlands -- Sweden -- United States -- Summary -- Nonrefoulement: when (and where) does the prohibition apply? -- Sale v. Haitian centers council, 509 U.S. 155 (1993) -- Justice Blackmun's dissent -- The practices of other states -- Re-conceptualizing human rights and refugee protection -- The responsibility to protect (R2P) -- Extraterritorial obligations (ETO) consortium -- Implications for refugee protection -- Special U.S. issues -- A historical survey of U.S. alien admission practices -- The cold war, U.S. foreign policy, and refugee protection -- Current refugee/asylum law and practice in the United States -- Overseas refugee program -- Criticisms of ORP -- Asylum -- 1996 changes to U.S. asylum law -- Asylum and withholding of deportation -- Disqualifications -- Detention -- Temporary protection -- Biographical sketches -- Mahnaz Afkhami -- Sonya Aho -- Madeleine Albright -- Isabel Allende -- Hannah Arendt -- Christine Arnothy -- Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam (a.k.a. M.I.A.) -- Bertolt Brecht -- Nadia Comaneci -- Zohra Dauod -- Leandro Despouy -- Emmanuel Dongala -- Ariel Dorfman -- Jaroslav Drobny -- Albert Einstein -- Nawal El Saadawi -- Philip Emeagwali -- Enrico Fermi -- Tenzin Gyatso -- Thich Nhat Hanh -- Jóse Ramos Horta -- Michaëlle Jean -- Wassily Kandinsky -- Fazil Kawani -- Mebrahtom Keflezighi -- Akbar Khurasani -- Walter Lam -- Raphael Lemkin -- Miriam Makeba -- Tatyana Mamonova -- Predrag Matvejevic -- Thabo Mbeki -- Golda Meir -- Makau Mutua -- Martina Navratilova -- Le Thanh Nhon -- Rudolf Nureyev -- Edward Said -- Nolvia Dominguez Skjetne -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn -- George Soros -- Loung Ung -- Alek Wek -- Gao Xingjian -- International and regional treaties -- Conventions relating to the status of refugees -- Protocol relating to the status of refugees -- Organization of African unity, convention governing the specific aspects of refugee problems in Africa -- Cartagena declaration on refugees -- Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment -- Data on asylum applicants for selected western states 2008, 1998, and 1988
Control code
ocn693772772
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598844566
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o639162716
  • (OCoLC)693772772

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