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Overview page. Subjects: Law.

In legal usage in many contexts, the actual (what occurs in fact, and may be proved as a fact) is contrasted with what is deemed or implied by operation of ...

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Turkish Immigration, Art and Narratives of Home in France

Annedith Schneider.

August 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Migration Studies. 144 pages.

This book argues for a cultural, rather than a sociological or economic, approach to understand how immigrants become part of new country. It argues that the language used to talk about...

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Return to Poland

Anne White.

in Polish families and migration since EU accession

November 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 12834 words.

This chapter considers interviewees' opinions about returns, both to live in Poland and for holidays which help shape thoughts about longer-term or permanent return. It provides some...

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The Rights Effect

Daniel Naujoks.

in Migration, Citizenship, and Development

July 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 2667 words.

This chapter introduces the rights effect of diasporic membership statuses. This effect is based on the fact that the overseas citizenship of India grants its holder certain privileges,...

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The Last Journey

Ravinder Kaur.

in Since 1947

March 2007; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 8872 words.

This chapter considers the means of transport used during Partition migration as a point of entry into differing modes of how individuals or communities experienced, and now remember,...

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Living Situations

Richard Alba and Nancy Foner.

in Strangers No More

April 2015; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 13005 words.

This chapter examines the residential contexts of immigrant families, which also affect the starting point for the second generation. Fears that immigrants and their children will end up...

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Transfronteriza

Michelle Téllez.

in Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

July 2013; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 6080 words.

This chapter examines how women border dwellers are responding to transnational processes and the effects of neoliberal policies, such as the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), by...

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The Legal Framework: The Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and the Development of Law Half a Century Later

Cornelis D. de Jong.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 1998; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

The basic question, which I would like to address is whether the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees (from now on referred to as ‘the 1951 Convention’) is fit to cope with...

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An Examination of the International Understanding of Political Rape and the Significance of Labeling it Torture

Hannah Pearce.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2002; p ublished online October 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

This study aims to discuss and define rape as a form of torture in order to elevate the status of a crime which is consistently under‐represented and under‐estimated. Rape is seen as a crime...

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Refugee Law and Practice in Tanzania

TOBY D. MENDEL.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

This paper looks at refugee law and practice in Tanzania. The first section contains a description of the main flows of refugees into Tanzania and the responses of the Tanzanian...

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The Beleaguered Gatekeeper: Protection Challenges Posed by UNHCR Refugee Status Determination

Michael Kagan.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 12461 words.

The number of individual RSD applications received by UNHCR offices worldwide nearly doubled from 1997 to 2001, while UNHCR's RSD operations have been criticized for failing to implement...

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