Refugees, the State and the Politics of Asylum in Africa

How do African states respond to the mass arrival and prolonged presence of refugees? This book answers this question by drawing on recent case studies and examining the politics behind refugee policy in Africa. The implications of this approach are important not only for the study of asylum in Afri...

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Main Author: Milner, James
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2009, 2009
Series:St Antony’s Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:How do African states respond to the mass arrival and prolonged presence of refugees? This book answers this question by drawing on recent case studies and examining the politics behind refugee policy in Africa. The implications of this approach are important not only for the study of asylum in Africa, but also for the future of refugee protection
Physical Description:XVIII, 235 p online resource
ISBN:9780230246799