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By Gammeltoft-Hansen

Is there nonetheless a correct to hunt asylum in a globalised international? Migration keep an eye on has more and more moved to the excessive seas or the territory of transit and starting place international locations, and is now in most cases outsourced to non-public actors. less than danger of monetary consequences airways this present day reject any passenger now not in ownership of a legitimate visa, and personal contractors are used to run detention centres and guy border crossings. during this quantity Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen examines the effect of those new practices for refugees' entry to asylum. a scientific research is equipped of the succeed in and boundaries of foreign refugee legislation while migration keep watch over is conducted extraterritorially or via non-state actors. country perform from world wide and case legislation from the entire significant human rights associations is mentioned. The arguments are extra associated with wider debates in human rights, common foreign legislations and political science.

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