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Emigration & Immigration

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  • Australia's Second Chance

    What our history tells us about our future

    by George Megalogenis

    The bestselling author of The Australian Moment asks the most important question confronting the country right now – how do we maintain our winning streak?Most nations don't get a first chance to prosper. Australia is on its second. For the best part of the nineteenth century, Australia was the world's richest country, a pioneer for democracy and a magnet for migrants. Yet our last big boom was ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Threading My Prayer Rug

    One Woman's Journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim

    by Sabeeha Rehman

    **SHORTLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM SAROYAN INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR WRITING. ONE OF *BOOKLIST'*S TOP TEN RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY BOOKS. ONE OF BOOKLIST'S TOP TEN DIVERSE NONFICTION BOOKS. Honorable Mention in the San Francisco Book Festival Awards, Spiritual CategoryA 2019 United Methodist Women Reading Program SelectionThis enthralling story of the making of an American is a timely meditation on ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Watching Out

    reflections on justice and injustice

    by Julian Burnside

    ‘When put to the test, most people have difficulty identifying what justice is, especially when there is tension between proper process and a desired result. Due process is inherent in our conception of justice. But bad process can yield the right result, just as good process can produce the wrong result. The legal system is designed to produce justice. We call it the justice system — sometimes un ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • How To Get An Australian Partner Visa

    by Fiona Chan

    Did you know that the processing times for Australian partner visas are close to 15 months? What if I told you that you can speed up this process by following a simple road map?This easy-to-follow guide will provide you with a road map to get your Australian partner visa application ready in 90 days. The faster you submit your application, the higher up in the queue you'll be.This book is a** MUST ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Australian Skilled Migration In a Nutshell

    by Chee Min Ng

    Australia continues to be a popular migration destination. In the first 15 years of the 21st century, 2.2 million people migrated to Australia with over 65% as skilled migrants.This is the second book on emigrating to Australia by the author who has called Australia HOME for the last 30 years. It is the first in the Emigrating to Australia Nutshell Series incorporating the Australian 2016-17 ... Read more

    $10.65 AUD

  • The Windrush Betrayal

    Exposing the Hostile Environment

    by Amelia Gentleman

    *LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2019**SHORTISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING 2020*How do you pack for a one-way journey back to a country you left when you were eleven and have not visited for fifty years?'[Gentleman's] reporting proves why an independent press is so vital.' Reni Eddo-Lodge</... ... Read more

    $14.51 AUD

  • Access to Asylum

    International Refugee Law and the Globalisation of Migration Control

    by Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen

    series Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law #77
    Is there still a right to seek asylum in a globalised world? Migration control has increasingly moved to the high seas or the territory of transit and origin countries, and is now commonly outsourced to private actors. Under threat of financial penalties airlines today reject any passenger not in possession of a valid visa, and private contractors are used to run detention centres and man border ... Read more

    $36.51 AUD

  • The Arc of Protection

    Reforming the International Refugee Regime

    by Leah Zamore and 1 more

    The international refugee regime is fundamentally broken. Designed in the wake of World War II to provide protection and assistance, the system is unable to address the record numbers of persons displaced by conflict and violence today. States have put up fences and adopted policies to deny, deter, and detain asylum seekers. People recognized as refugees are routinely denied rights guaranteed by ... Read more

    $14.62 AUD

  • Immigrate to Canada

    A Practical Guide

    by Nick Noorani and 1 more

    series Newcomers Series
    Canada is one of the world's most welcoming countries, a relatively new land built by immigration with some of the top cities in which to live. But how do you turn your dreams abroad into reality in Canada? This book, part of the Canadian Newcomers series, gives you the critical advantage in understanding how to prepare to come to Canada. It shows you how to navigate the government maze and how to ... Read more

    $10.88 AUD

  • Reworking the Relationship between Asylum and Employment

    by Penelope Mathew

    Touching on the laws and practices of a wide array of countries around the globe, this book examines the extent to which refugees and asylum-seekers’ right to work is protected by international human rights law. The book examines a number of key international treaties, national constitutions and some foundational cases from national courts in order to make the case that the practise of restricting ... Read more

    $60.71 AUD

  • Refugee Protection and the Role of Law

    Conflicting Identities

    by Susan Kneebone and 2 more

    series Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law
    Sixty years on from the signing of the Refugee Convention, forced migration and refugee movements continue to raise global concerns for hosting states and regions, for countries of origin, for humanitarian organisations on the ground, and, of course, for the refugee. This edited volume is framed around two themes which go to the core of contemporary ‘refugeehood’: protection and identity. It ... Read more

    $69.73 AUD

  • Pass the British Citizenship Test: Teach Yourself Ebook Epub

    by Bernice Walmsley

    series Teach Yourself
    Pass the British Citizenship Test will enable you to pass the test which will allow you to apply for for indefinite leave to remain or naturalisation as a British citizen. Covering everything from the application and what you need to know to practice questions and what comes after the test, this book will prepare you for the whole process.NOT GOT MUCH TIME?One, five and ten-minute introductions to ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Sovereign Citizen

    Denaturalization and the Origins of the American Republic

    by Patrick Weil

    series Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism
    Present-day Americans feel secure in their citizenship: they are free to speak up for any cause, oppose their government, marry a person of any background, and live where they choose—at home or abroad. Denaturalization and denationalization are more often associated with twentieth-century authoritarian regimes. But there was a time when American-born and naturalized foreign-born individuals in the ... Read more

    $51.91 AUD

  • This Hostel Life

    by Melatu Uche Okorie

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE AN POST IRISH BOOK AWARDS SUNDAY INDEPENDENT NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR'A landmark book by an important new voice in Irish writing' EMILIE PINETHIS HOSTEL LIFE tells the stories of migrant women in a hidden Ireland.Queuing for basic supplies in an Irish direct provision hostel, a group of women squabble and mistrust each other, learning what they can of the world from conversations ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Citizen and the Alien

    Dilemmas of Contemporary Membership

    by Linda Bosniak

    Citizenship presents two faces. Within a political community it stands for inclusion and universalism, but to outsiders, citizenship means exclusion. Because these aspects of citizenship appear spatially and jurisdictionally separate, they are usually regarded as complementary. In fact, the inclusionary and exclusionary dimensions of citizenship dramatically collide within the territory of the ... Read more

    $37.83 AUD

  • Regional Approaches to the Protection of Asylum Seekers

    An International Legal Perspective

    by Ademola Abass and 1 more

    series Law and Migration
    This book presents a comprehensive assessment of regional responses to the crisis in the asylum/refugee system and critically examines how different regions tackle the problem. The chapters consider the fundamental challenges which undermine an effective asylum process as well as regional difficulties with the various circumstances surrounding asylum seekers. With contributions on Africa, Europe, ... Read more

    $83.92 AUD

  • Undoing Border Imperialism

    by Harsha Walia and 1 more

    series Anarchist Interventions #6
    Harsha Walia has played a central role in building some of North America’s most innovative, diverse, and effective new movements. That this brilliant organizer and theorist has found time to share her wisdom in this book is a tremendous gift to us all.”-Naomi Klein, author of The Shock DoctrineUndoing Border Imperialism combines academic discourse, lived experiences of displacement, and movement ... Read more

    $21.11 AUD

  • Undocumented

    How Immigration Became Illegal

    by Aviva Chomsky

    Explores what it means to be undocumented in a legal, social, economic and historical contextIn this illuminating work, immigrant rights activist Aviva Chomsky shows how “illegality” and “undocumentedness” are concepts that were created to exclude and exploit. With a focus on US policy, she probes how people, especially Mexican and Central Americans, have been assigned this status—and to what ends ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Exiled Home

    Salvadoran Transnational Youth in the Aftermath of Violence

    by Susan Bibler Coutin

    series Global Insecurities
    In Exiled Home, Susan Bibler Coutin recounts the experiences of Salvadoran children who migrated with their families to the United States during the 1980–1992 civil war. Because of their youth and the violence they left behind, as well as their uncertain legal status in the United States, many grew up with distant memories of El Salvador and a profound sense of disjuncture in their adopted ... Read more

    $33.21 AUD

  • Theorising Noncitizenship

    Concepts, Debates and Challenges

    by Katherine Tonkiss and 1 more

    ‘Noncitizenship’, if it is considered at all, is generally seen only as the negation or deprivation of citizenship. It is rarely examined in its own right, whether in relation to States, to noncitizens, or citizens. This means that it is difficult to examine successfully the status of noncitizens, obligations towards them, and the nature of their role in political systems. As a result, not only ... Read more

    $71.49 AUD

  • Die Gefahrenprognose im Versammlungsrecht

    Anforderungen an die Gefahrenbeurteilung bei Maßnahmen nach § 15 I VersG

    by Tom Watrin

    series Europäische Hochschulschriften Recht
    Das Buch thematisiert eine der am häufigsten in verwaltungs- und verfassungsgerichtlichen Verfahren verhandelten Materien des besonderen Verwaltungsrechts: das Versammlungsrecht. Vor allem die versammlungsbehördlichen Gefahrenprognosen sind dabei regelmäßig Gegenstand richterlicher Kritik. Der Autor erläutert die rechtlichen Anforderungen an die Gefahrenbeurteilung der Versammlungsbehörden bei ... Read more

    $82.71 AUD

  • Das Gären im Volksbauch

    Warum die Rechte immer stärker wird

    by Walter Hollstein

    Die Welt ist in Aufruhr. Immer häufiger bricht der Ausnahmezustand in Form von Klimakatastrophen, Anschlägen, Amokläufen oder Wirtschaftskrisen in den Alltag ein. Diese Erfahrung droht inzwischen zur Normalität zu werden. Als Folge empfinden die Menschen zunehmend Unsicherheit und Angst, aber auch Wut und Frustration darüber, dass sich nichts ändert. Den gewachsenen Protest versucht man, unter dem ... Read more

    $32.58 AUD

  • Global Labour and the Migrant Premium

    The Cost of Working Abroad

    by Tugba Basaran and 1 more

    series Routledge Studies in Liberty and Security
    This book provides the first systematic account of the premium costs that migrants pay to live and work abroad.Reducing the costs of international labour migration, specifically worker-paid costs for low-skilled employment, has become an important item on the global agenda over the last years and is particularly pertinent for the UN’s Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration. ... Read more

    $30.35 AUD

  • Nuove regole sull'ingresso e soggiorno in Italia - Modifiche apportate dal decreto-legge 4 ottobre 2018, n. 113, per quanto riguarda i richiedenti protezione internazionale

    by Felicia Cheles

    Nuove regole sull’ingresso e soggiorno in Italia - Modifiche apportate dal decreto-legge 4 ottobre 2018, n. 113, per quanto riguarda i richiedenti protezione internazionale ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD