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Challenging immigration detention : academics, activists and policy-makers

Author: Michael J Flynn
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2017]
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Immigration detention is an important global phenomenon increasingly practiced by states across the world in which human rights violations are commonplace. Challenging Immigration Detention introduces readers to various disciplines that have addressed immigration detention in recent years and how these experts have sought to challenge underlying causes and justifications for detention regimes. Contributors provide  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(OCoLC)989962871
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Flynn
ISBN: 9781785368066 1785368060
OCLC Number: 1005193749
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 324 pages)
Contents: Introduction --
The immigration detention puzzle in interdisciplinary perspective / Michael J. Flynn and Matthew B. Flynn --
1. Waging accountability: why investigative journalism is both necessary and insufficient to transforming detention / Nina Bernstein --
2. Women and children first: an inside look at the challenges to reforming family detention in the United States / Dora Schriro --
3. Immigration detention and penal power: a criminological perspective / Mary Bosworth --
4. Whither presumption of liberty? Constitutional law and immigration detention / Daniel Wilsher --
5. Inspecting immigration detention: her majesty's inspectorate of prisons / Hindpal Singh Bhui --
6. Turning detention centers inside out: the infiltrations of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance in sociological perspective / Claudia Muñoz and Michael P. Young --
7. Global advocacy: civil society engagement of government on alternatives to immigration detention / Grant Mitchell --
8. Geographical perspectives on detention: spatial control and its contestation / Deirdre Conlon, Nancy Hiemstra and Alison Mountz --
9. The economy of detainability: theorizing immigration detention / Nicholas de Genova --
10. Capitalism and immigration control: what political economy reveals about the global spread of detention / Matthew B. Flynn --
11. Mental health care in an invalidating environment: the case of immigration detention in Australia / Stephen Brooker, Steve Albert, Peter Young and Zachary Steel / 12. Detention and transnational law in the European Union: constitutional protection between complementarity and inconsistency / Galina Cornelisse --
13. Back to basics? The limited use of immigration detention in South America. an interpretation based on international human rights treaties and principles / Pablo Ceriani --
14. Immigration detention under international human rights law: The legal framework and the litmus test of human rights treaty bodies monitoring / Mariette Grange and Izabella Majcher --
15. Conclusion: The many sides to challenging immigration detention / Michael J. Flynn --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by Michael J. Flynn, Matthew B. Flynn.

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