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"Dancing Across Borders: Exotic Dancers, Trafficking and Immigration Policy"
This article analyzes a Canadian immigration program that authorizes issuance of temporary work visas to 'exotic dancers.' In response to public criticism that the government was thereby implicated in the transnational ...
"Rights Based Refuge, the Potential of the 1951 Convention and the Need for Authoritative Interpretation"
(Oxford University Press, 2004)
Non-refoulement is the central part of the protection of the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees. It is true that Article 1, a definition, is the passport to Convention refugee status and the expectation of ...
"The New Refugee System: Success or Failure?"
(York University, Centre for Refugee Studies, 1989)
"Disappearing Refugees: Reflections on the Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement"
(Columbia University, School of Law, 2005)
Chapter 13: The Role of the United Nations
(Centre for Refugee Studies, York University, 2009)
"In the Wake of 1974: Psychological Well Being and Post-Traumatic Stress in Greek Cypriot Refugee Families"
This paper explores the discourse of refugee trauma, analysing ways the displaced, the state, and mental health practioners think about displacement and other war traumas. Narratives were obtained via in-depth qualitative ...
Book review: "The International Law and Practice of Early-Warning and Preventive Diplomacy"
(York University, Centre for Refugee Studies, 1991)
"Legal Aspects of Conflict-Induced Migration by Women"
This paper surveys the international legal frameworks, including the many guidelines, handbooks, resolutions, toolkits, conclusions and manuals produced by various United Nations bodies, that confirm an awareness of the ...