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Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney

Label
Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook
Title
Global refugee crisis
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
Mark Gibney
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gibney, Mark
Dewey number
362.87
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV640
LC item number
.L625 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Loescher, Gil
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
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  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Disaster relief
Label
Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: The global refugee crisis : a reference handbook / Gil Loescher, Ann Dull Loescher. 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The history of protecting refugees -- The post-war human rights revolution -- The 1951 refugee convention -- Refugee rights -- Interface with international and regional human rights instruments -- Domestic procedures -- Asylum abuse? -- Nonrefoulement: when (and where) does the prohibition apply? -- Re-conceptualizing human rights and refugee protection -- A historical survey of U.S. alien admission practices -- The cold war, U.S. foreign policy, and refugee protection -- Current refugee/asylum law and practice in the United States -- Mahnaz Afkhami -- Sonya Aho -- Madeleine Albright -- Isabel Allende -- Hannah Arendt -- Christine Arnothy -- Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam (a.k.a. M.I.A.) -- Bertolt Brecht -- Nadia Comaneci -- Zohra Dauod -- Leandro Despouy -- Emmanuel Dongala -- Ariel Dorfman -- Jaroslav Drobny -- Albert Einstein -- Nawal El Saadawi -- Philip Emeagwali -- Enrico Fermi -- Tenzin Gyatso -- Thich Nhat Hanh -- Jóse Ramos Horta -- Michaëlle Jean
  • Wassily Kandinsky -- Fazil Kawani -- Mebrahtom Keflezighi -- Akbar Khurasani -- Walter Lam -- Raphael Lemkin -- Miriam Makeba -- Tatyana Mamonova -- Predrag Matvejevic -- Thabo Mbeki -- Golda Meir -- Makau Mutua -- Martina Navratilova -- Le Thanh Nhon -- Rudolf Nureyev -- Edward Said -- Nolvia Dominguez Skjetne -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn -- George Soros -- Loung Ung -- Alek Wek -- Gao Xingjian -- International and regional treaties -- Cartagena declaration on refugees -- Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment -- Data on asylum applicants for selected western states 2008, 1998, and 1988
Control code
2010030686
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvii, 325 p.
Isbn
9781598844559
Lccn
2010030686
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn639162716
Label
Global refugee crisis : a reference handbook, Mark Gibney
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: The global refugee crisis : a reference handbook / Gil Loescher, Ann Dull Loescher. 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The history of protecting refugees -- The post-war human rights revolution -- The 1951 refugee convention -- Refugee rights -- Interface with international and regional human rights instruments -- Domestic procedures -- Asylum abuse? -- Nonrefoulement: when (and where) does the prohibition apply? -- Re-conceptualizing human rights and refugee protection -- A historical survey of U.S. alien admission practices -- The cold war, U.S. foreign policy, and refugee protection -- Current refugee/asylum law and practice in the United States -- Mahnaz Afkhami -- Sonya Aho -- Madeleine Albright -- Isabel Allende -- Hannah Arendt -- Christine Arnothy -- Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam (a.k.a. M.I.A.) -- Bertolt Brecht -- Nadia Comaneci -- Zohra Dauod -- Leandro Despouy -- Emmanuel Dongala -- Ariel Dorfman -- Jaroslav Drobny -- Albert Einstein -- Nawal El Saadawi -- Philip Emeagwali -- Enrico Fermi -- Tenzin Gyatso -- Thich Nhat Hanh -- Jóse Ramos Horta -- Michaëlle Jean
  • Wassily Kandinsky -- Fazil Kawani -- Mebrahtom Keflezighi -- Akbar Khurasani -- Walter Lam -- Raphael Lemkin -- Miriam Makeba -- Tatyana Mamonova -- Predrag Matvejevic -- Thabo Mbeki -- Golda Meir -- Makau Mutua -- Martina Navratilova -- Le Thanh Nhon -- Rudolf Nureyev -- Edward Said -- Nolvia Dominguez Skjetne -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn -- George Soros -- Loung Ung -- Alek Wek -- Gao Xingjian -- International and regional treaties -- Cartagena declaration on refugees -- Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment -- Data on asylum applicants for selected western states 2008, 1998, and 1988
Control code
2010030686
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvii, 325 p.
Isbn
9781598844559
Lccn
2010030686
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn639162716

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