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Published: 24 December 2015

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780199644742

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Joint winner of the 2016 Odysseus Network Best Publication Prize

The Human Rights of Migrants and Refugees in European Law

Dr Cathryn Costello

Oxford Studies in European Law

  • Contributes a scholarly analysis of EU and ECHR migration and refugee law, including key EU legislative measures, the Court of Justices main rulings and related European Court of Human Rights case law
  • Provides an insight into the role of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights as generators of migrant and refugee rights, aiding understanding of their positions and interactions with each other
  • Integrates doctrinal, empirical, and theoretical material on social membership, global justice, and the construction of illegality in migration law into the EU context
  • Provides an insightful account of human rights adjudication under the complex and overlapping systems of the EU and the ECHR

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