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Published: 16 April 2021

680 Pages


ISBN: 9780198848936

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New Edition

Immigration & Asylum Law

Ninth Edition

Gina Clayton and Georgina Firth

  • The only textbook on immigration and asylum law written specifically for undergraduate students
  • Explores all the key areas covered on immigration and asylum law courses, giving students a thorough grounding in the subject
  • Clear analysis of the political, social, and historical dimensions of the law brings the subject to life and encourages students to engage critically with modern issues
  • Written by an author team with both teaching and practical experience in the field of immigration and asylum law
  • Also available as an e-book with functionality, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support

New to this Edition:

  • Updates on Brexit and its implications for Immigration and Asylum Law
  • The impact of Covid-19 on Immigration and Asylum Law, especially the asylum process
  • The case of Shamima Begum [2020] UKSIAC SC_163_2019
  • Coverage of the Windrush scandal, its consequences, and the government response to it
  • Clarification from the courts on the interpretation and application of Part 5A of the NIAA 2002
  • Developments in the hostile (compliant) environment
  • Updated Home Office guidance on Age Assessment
  • Challenges to detained asylum casework, the Home Office Removals Policy, and the new Immigration Bail provisions

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