The Oxford Handbook of International Refugee Law (Hardcover)

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By Cathryn Costello (Editor), Michelle Foster (Editor), Jane McAdam (Editor)
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The Oxford Handbook of International Refugee Law is a comprehensive, critical work, which analyses the state of research across the refugee law regime as a whole. Drawing together leading and emerging scholars, the Handbook provides both doctrinal and theoretical analyses of international
refugee law and practice. It critiques existing law from a variety of normative positions, with several chapters identifying foundational flaws that open up space for radical rethinking. Many authors work directly in the field, and their contributions demonstrate how scholarship and practice can
mutually inform each other.

Contributions assess a wide range of international legal instruments relevant to refugee protection, including from international human rights law, international humanitarian law, international migration law, the law of the sea, and international and transnational criminal law. Geographically,
contributors examine regional and domestic laws and practices from around the world, with 10 chapters focused on specific regions. This Handbook provides an account, as well as a critique, of the status quo, and in so doing it sets the agenda for future academic research in international refugee
law.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780198848639
ISBN-10: 0198848633
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: August 3rd, 2021
Pages: 1344
Language: English
Series: Oxford Handbooks