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Allocation of Responsibility for Examining an Application for Asylum under the Dublin Regime

Agnès Hurwitz

in The Collective Responsibility of States to Protect Refugees

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199278381
eISBN:
9780191706998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278381.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

This chapter examines 2003 ‘Dublin’ Regulation determining the State responsible for examining applications for asylum lodged in one of the Member States of the European Communities. After discussing ... More


Asylum seekers

David Weissbrodt

in The Human Rights of Non-citizens

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199547821
eISBN:
9780191720086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199547821.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter focuses on asylum seekers. It begins by defining ‘asylum seeker’, then explores the various asylum status determination procedures used to establish whether an asylum seeker warrants ... More


Rejected asylum seekers

David Weissbrodt

in The Human Rights of Non-citizens

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199547821
eISBN:
9780191720086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199547821.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter focuses on rejected asylum seekers. Topics discussed include the human rights of rejected asylum seekers; the political, economic, and social issues surrounding the treatment of rejected ... More


Asylum Seekers and Refugees in the United Kingdom

Judith Healy and Martin McKee

in Accessing Healthcare: Responding to diversity

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198516187
eISBN:
9780191723681
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198516187.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Most governments seek to restrict the number of people seeking protection by reducing social benefits, detaining asylum seekers, and applying a narrow legal interpretation of who can qualify as a ... More


The process and experience of dispersal

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter explores lived experiences of asylum seekers and processes of social exclusion resulting from their dispersal and claims for asylum. It outlines each phase of the dispersal system using ... More


The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Patricia Hynes

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book establishes asylum seekers as a socially excluded group, investigating the policy of dispersing asylum seekers across the UK and providing an overview of historic and contemporary dispersal ... More


Defining the ‘problem’

Vaughan Robinson

in Spreading the 'burden'?: A review of policies to disperse asylum seekers and refugees

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861344175
eISBN:
9781447303596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861344175.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter presents an account of how the concentration of asylum seekers and refugees in particular European cities became a problem. It first considers the changing position of Europe within the ... More


Drawing the EU's Borders: Immigration Policy

Virginie Guiraudon

in The State of the European Union Vol. 7: With US or Against US? European Trends in American Perspective

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199283958
eISBN:
9780191603297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199283958.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The transfer of competence in areas considered emblematic of national sovereignty, like immigration and citizenship, should be a litmus test of the ‘polity’ ambitions of the EU. As of the early ... More


Access to services

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter looks at access to services, demonstrating how temporary access to services adds to the liminal experience of asylum seekers. It outlines the changing entitlements of asylum seekers ... More


Social networks and belonging

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter explores the social networks of asylum seekers, and in particular how these are created and maintained during the asylum and dispersal processes. It utilises Marx's (1990) continuum from ... More


Conclusions

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter continues the argument that the asylum and dispersal systems create legislative and policy-imposed liminality. It observes that asylum seekers resist this liminality and different forms ... More


Asylum

Steve Peers

in EU Justice and Home Affairs Law: Volume I: EU Immigration and Asylum Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198776833
eISBN:
9780191834820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198776833.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter starts by arguing that asylum law is one of the most complex areas of JHA cooperation. However, it is also one of the most high-profile and controversial. The complexity arises because ... More


Refugee women in France

Gill Allwood and Khursheed Wadia

in Refugee Women in Britain and France

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071225
eISBN:
9781781701720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071225.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Pockets of interest in the situation of asylum seekers and refugee women in France emerged in the early 2000s. This chapter presents as full a picture as possible of asylum seeking and refugee ... More


Dispersal

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter explores the official rationale, structure, and implementation of compulsory dispersal. It observes that separating asylum seekers from the mainstream system of welfare provision has ... More


Australia: The World in One Place

Mel Gray and Agllias Kylie

in Immigration Worldwide: Policies, Practices, and Trends

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195388138
eISBN:
9780199863440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388138.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

As in other predominantly English—speaking countries in the West, the vast majority of Australia's population comprises immigrants. While vigorous attempts have been made over the years to plan and ... More


The New Asylum Seekers

María Cristina García

in The Refugee Challenge in Post-Cold War America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190655303
eISBN:
9780190697754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190655303.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 4 discusses the US asylum bureaucracy. The number of asylum petitions increased in the post–Cold war era, creating a backlog of cases. This backlog, as well as growing concerns over the ... More


Social exclusion and refugees

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter provides an outline of how social exclusion relates specifically to refugees at a global level and how it relates to dispersed asylum seekers. It shows how the introduction of a ... More


The evolution and geography of dispersal

Patricia Hynes

in The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter outlines the geographic social exclusion of asylum seekers as a result of the dispersal policy. It presents figures to provide a descriptive tool and to show how dispersal evolved ... More


Policies and practices: international, European and national frameworks

Gill Allwood and Khursheed Wadia

in Refugee Women in Britain and France

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071225
eISBN:
9781781701720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071225.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

International, European, and national policies and practices on refugee status determination and settlement/integration have changed over time in response to broader economic, political and social ... More


Refugee women in Britain

Gill Allwood and Khursheed Wadia

in Refugee Women in Britain and France

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071225
eISBN:
9781781701720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071225.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Refugee women's experience in Britain is affected by a range of factors, including their experiences prior to arrival, their attitudes towards their migration, access to social and economic ... More


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