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Humanitarianism, identity, and nation : migration laws of Australia and Canada / Catherine Dauvergne.

Location

Public Safety Canada Library

Resource

Books & Reports

Call Number

KE 4472 D39 2005

Authors

Publishers

Bibliography

Includes bibliographical references: p. [225]-233.

Description

vi, 241 p. ; 24 cm.

Note

Includes index.

Summary

his book examines how refugees and others in need are admitted to Australia and Canada, and links humanitarianism and national identity to explain the current shape of the law.

Subject

Contents

1. Introduction. -- 2. The insights of identity. -- 3. Nation and migration. -- 4. Humanitarianism and identity. -- 5. Constructing others: the refugee process. -- 6. Reflecting ourselves: the mirror of humanitarianism. -- 7. Identities, rights, and nations. -- 8. Conclusions. -- Appendix A: Selected immigration statistics. -- Appendix B: Court hierarchies in Australia and Canada.

Series

Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)

Items

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