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864 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198808572

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The Refugee in International Law

Fourth Edition

Guy Goodwin-Gill and Jane McAdam

  • The ongoing refugee crises and the measures taken by states as a result make this seminal book more important than ever
  • Analyses the foundations and the framework of international refugee law with a focus on three core issues: the definition of refugees, 'asylum', and standards of protection
  • Comprehensive and authoritative treatise making this an essential tool for all involved in the protection of refugees

New to this Edition:

  • Features a new part on legal aspects of forced migration, including chapters on international migration law, persons displaced as a result of disasters or climate change, and statelessness
  • Considers the proposed reform of key elements of the Common European Asylum System

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