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Published: 09 July 2020 (Estimated)

368 Pages


ISBN: 9780190908775

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Disorderly Borders

How International Law Shapes Irregular Migration

Chantal Thomas

  • Reviews the history of international law to identify the bases for migrant rights
  • Drawing on the concept of legal realism, argues that immigration laws result in enslavement of undocumented migrant workers
  • Presents strategies and arguments for reform aimed at resolving the issue of irregular migration