Daily Archives: Thursday, April 16, 2015

ToC Alert: Latest issue of Torture Journal is out (Vol. 25, Nr 1, 2015)

The latest issue is now available online. Access all articles free-of-charge at www.irct.org/torture-journal.

Journal on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of Torture

Volume 25, Nr. 1, 2015

Contents:

Follow-up study of the treatment outcomes at a psychiatric trauma clinic for refugees
Cæcilie Buhmann, Erik Lykke Mortensen, Merete Nordentoft, Jasmina Ryberg, Morten Ekstrøm

Cognitive behavioral psychotherapeutic treatment at a psychiatric trauma clinic for Refugees: description and evaluation
Cæcilie Buhmann, Ida Andersen, Erik Lykke Mortensen, Jasmina Ryberg, Merete Nordentoft, Morten Ekstrøm

“After all the traumas my body has been through, I feel good that it is still working.” – Basic Body Awareness Therapy for traumatised refugees
Kajsa Stade, Signe Skammeritz, Charlotte Hjortkjær, Jessica Carlsson

The DSM 5 and the Istanbul Protocol: Diagnosis of psychological sequels of torture
Thomas Wenzel, Andreas Frewer, Siroos Mirzaei

Statement on Virginity Testing
Independent Forensic Expert Group

Migration Studies journal Table of Contents for March 1, 2015; Vol. 3, No. 1

Oxford Journals have published the latest table of contents alert for the Migration Studies journal.  Further details of the articles included in Vol. 3, No. 1
March 2015 are available as follows:

Articles

Expatriate voting and migrants’ place of residence: Explaining transnational participation in Colombian elections
Cristina Escobar, Renelinda Arana, and James A. McCann
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 1-31
[Abstract]

Migrants’ acquisition of cultural skills and selective immigration policies
Moritz Bonn
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 32-48
[Abstract]

Travellers and their journeys: A dynamic conceptualization of transient migrants’ and backpackers’ behaviour and experiences on the road
Joris Schapendonk, Ilse van Liempt, and Bas Spierings
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 49-67
[Abstract]

Legal consciousness as a form of social remittance? Studying return migrants’ everyday practices of legality in Ukraine
Agnieszka Kubal
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 68-88
[Abstract]

Modeling internal migration flows in sub-Saharan Africa using census microdata
Andres J. Garcia, Deepa K. Pindolia, Kenneth K. Lopiano, and Andrew J. Tatem
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 89-110
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Across a divide: Cosmopolitanism, genre, and crossover among immigrant Moroccan musicians in contemporary Andalusia
Brian Karl
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 111-130
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Research Note

The emerging New Zealand jurisprudence on climate change, disasters and displacement
Jane McAdam
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 131-142
[Abstract]

Review Essay

Visualising migration: Online tools for taking us beyond the static map
Adam Dennett
Migrat Stud 2015 3: 143-152
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Table of Contents Alert Special Issue: The Role of International Organizations and Human Rights Monitoring Bodies in Refugee Protection Vol. 34, No. 1 March 2015

Oxford Journals has published a Table of Contents alert for a special edition of the Refugee Survey Quarterly journal.  This special issue is entitled, “The Role of International Organizations and Human Rights Monitoring Bodies in Refugee Protection” and further details can be found as follows:

Table of Contents Alert
Special Issue: The Role of International Organizations and Human Rights Monitoring Bodies in Refugee Protection
Vol. 34, No. 1
March 2015

Introduction

Introduction: The Role of International Organizations and Human Rights Monitoring Bodies in Refugee Protection
María-Teresa Gil-Bazo
Refugee Survey Quarterly 2015 34: 1-10
[Abstract]

Articles

Refugee Protection under International Human Rights Law: From Non-Refoulement to Residence and Citizenship
María-Teresa Gil-Bazo
Refugee Survey Quarterly 2015 34: 11-42
[Abstract]

Time for Reform? Refugees, Asylum-seekers, and Protection Under International Human Rights Law
Colin Harvey
Refugee Survey Quarterly 2015 34: 43-60
[Abstract]

Recent Jurisprudence of the United Nations Committee against Torture and the International Protection of Refugees
Fernando M. Mariño Menéndez
Refugee Survey Quarterly 2015 34: 61-78
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] OPEN ACCESS

Reframing Relationships: Revisiting the Procedural Standards for Refugee Status Determination in Light of Recent Human Rights Treaty Body Jurisprudence
David James Cantor
Refugee Survey Quarterly 2015 34: 79-106
[Abstract]

International Protection in Court: The Asylum Jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the EU and UNHCR
Madeline Garlick
Refugee Survey Quarterly 2015 34: 107-130
[Abstract]

Daily International News Stories Round-up 04/16/2015

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Refugee Council Archive: Daily News Stories On Refugee and Forced Migration 04/16/2015

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