Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Interdisciplinary and Comparative Perspectives

by
S. Megan Bertholdeditor
Kathryn R. Libaleditor
Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Interdisciplinary and Comparative Perspectives

20190630

Praeger

Pages 400
Topics Politics, Law, and Government: Human Rights and Civil Liberties;Current Events and Issues: Politics and Government;Asylum Seekers;Conflict;Humanitarian Politics;Human Rights;Immigrants;Immigration;Immigration Law;International Policy;Mental Health;Politics

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Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Interdisciplinary and Comparative Perspectives

Contributors: Berthold, S. Megan; Libal, Kathryn;
Abstract:

This volume engages international human rights, domestic immigration law and refugee policy in the United States, Canada and Europe, and interdisciplinary scholarship to examine forced migration and refugee resettlement, the lived experiences of asylum seekers, and policy and program developments advancing the well-being of refugees in North America and Europe.


• Provides 12 contributed chapters covering the legal, historical, and contemporary issues facing refugees and asylum seekers in the U.S., Canada, and Europe

• Includes several case studies from individuals who came to the U.S. as refugees from a range of other nations

• Covers the medical, mental health, and social issues faced by new refugees and asylum seekers

• Discusses the fraught politics of creating just policies for forced migrants in North America and Europe

Editor(s): Berthold, S. Megan; Libal, Kathryn;
SortTitle: refugees and asylum seekers: interdisciplinary and comparative perspectives
Keyword(s): Politics, Law, and Government: Human Rights and Civil Liberties; Current Events and Issues: Politics and Government; Asylum Seekers; Conflict; Humanitarian Politics; Human Rights; Immigrants; Immigration; Immigration Law; International Policy; Mental Health; Politics
Author Info:
S. Megan Bertholdeditor
Kathryn R. Libaleditor
eISBN-13: 9781440854965
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440854958
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 400
Publication Date: 20190630