Immigration Detention: Law, History, Politics

Immigration Detention: Law, History, Politics

by Daniel Wilsher
     
 

An examination and critique of the growth of mass administrative detention of immigrants, something contrary to the rule of law.See more details below

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An examination and critique of the growth of mass administrative detention of immigrants, something contrary to the rule of law.

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ISBN-13:
9781107005761
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/31/2011
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

1. The emergence of detention: from free movement to regulated borders in the common law world; 2. Modern immigration detention: the growth of the bureaucratic enterprise in United States, United Kingdom, Australia and France; 3. International law and immigration detention: between territorial sovereignty and emerging human rights norms; 4. Immigration detention and the European Union: the supra-national dimension and the demise of territorial sovereignty?; 5. Immigration detention as a tool of public and national security: the problem of internment in modern times; 6. Global migration and the politics of immigration detention; 7. Drawing boundaries around detention: finding a principled and practical approach.

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