Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law, International Refugee Law and Socio-Economic Rights: Refuge from Deprivation

Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law, International Refugee Law and Socio-Economic Rights: Refuge from Deprivation

written by Michelle Foster, fl. 2009; edited by John S. Bell, fl. 2007 and James Crawford, fl. 2007, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 443 page(s)

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Abstract / Summary
Michelle Foster assesses the ability of the Refugee Convention to encompass refugee claims based on the violation of socio-economic rights, arguing that despite the traditional dichotomy between 'economic migrants' and 'political refugees', the Refugee Convention can include many claims with a socio-economic element.
Field of Interest
World History
Author
Michelle Foster, fl. 2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Copyright Message
Copyright © Michelle Foster 2007
Content Type
Book
Warning: Contains explicit content
No
Format
Text
Original Publication Date
2007
Page Count
443
Publication Year
2007
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Place Published / Released
New York, NY
Subject
World History, Global Issues, History, Social Sciences, Migration and Diaspora, Customary International Law, International Humanitarian Law, Migration, Global Governance of, Border Events and Areas Context, International laws, Economic, social and cultural rights, Refugees, Law, Migración y Diáspora, Migração e Diáspora, Direito Internacional Consuetudin‡rio, Derecho Internacional Consuetudinario, Derecho Humanitario Internacional, Legislação Humanitária Internacional, Refugees Defense Committee, 20th Century in World History (1914--2000), 21st Century in World History (2001– )
Series / Program
Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Migración y Diáspora, Migração e Diáspora, Direito Internacional Consuetudin‡rio, Derecho Internacional Consuetudinario, Derecho Humanitario Internacional, Legislação Humanitária Internacional

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