Refugee law and policy : cases and materials / Karen Musalo, Jennifer Moore, Richard A. Boswell

Author(s): Musalo, Karen, 1952-
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Subjects: Political refugees--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States--Cases
Asylum, Right of--United States--Cases
Political refugees--Legal status, laws, etc.--Cases
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c1997
Series: Carolina Academic Press law casebook series
LC Classification: K, KF
Physical Description: xxx, 1012 p. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Ch. 1. The International Origins of Refugee Law 3
Ch. 2. U.S. Law and International Norms 57
Ch. 3. Degrees of Risk: The Concepts of Well-Founded Fear and Threat to Life or Freedom 145
Ch. 4. The Necessary Harm; The Meaning of "Threat to Life or Freedom" and "Persecution" 233
Ch. 5. The Nexus Requirement 285
Ch. 6. Persecution on Account of Political Opinion 353
Ch. 7. Persecution on Account of Religion 457
Ch. 8. Persecution Based on Race or Nationality 511
Ch. 9. Persecution Based on Membership in a Particular Social Group 549
Ch. 10. Gender-Related Claims to Refugee Status 599
Ch. 11. Qualifications Upon Protection 729
Ch. 12. The Process and Rights of Asylum Seekers 801
Ch. 13. Proving the Claim; Establishing the Facts in Asylum and Restriction on Removal Proceedings 869
Ch. 14. Current and Future Challenges in Refugee Protection 969
Index 997
Additional Authors: Moore, Jennifer, 1955-
Boswell, Richard A
Notes: LCCN: 97011885
ISBN: 0890898707
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 36739533
ISBN/ISSN: 0890898707