Category Archives: Periodicals

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
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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]

Journal of Refugee Studies Table of Contents for March 1, 2015; Vol. 28, No. 1

Oxford Journals have published the latest table of contents alert for the Journal of Refugee Studies.  Further details on the articles available in
Vol. 28, No. 1, March 2015, are detailed as follows:

Articles

‘He’s a Cracking Wee Geezer from Pakistan’: Lay Accounts of Refugee Integration Failure and Success in Scotland
Steve Kirkwood, Andy McKinlay, and Chris McVittie
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 1-20
[Abstract]

Control and Biopower in Contemporary Humanitarian Aid: The Case of Supplementary Feeding
Tom Scott-Smith
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 21-37
[Abstract]

To ‘Promote, Protect and Ensure’: Overcoming Obstacles to Identifying Disability in Forced Migration
Laura Smith-Khan, Mary Crock, Ben Saul, and Ron McCallum
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 38-68
[Abstract]

Narrative and Silence: How Former Refugees Talk about Loss and Past Trauma
Teresa Puvimanasinghe, Linley A. Denson, Martha Augoustinos, and Daya Somasundaram
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 69-92
[Abstract]

The British–Jewish Roots of Non-Refoulement and its True Meaning for the Drafters of the 1951 Refugee Convention
Gilad Ben-Nun
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 93-117
[Abstract]

Review Article

Closing Legal Black Holes: The Role of Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in Refugee Rights Protection
Tom De Boer
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 118-134
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Book Reviews

The Rise and Decline of a Global Security Actor: UNHCR, Refugee Protection and Security. By Anne Hammerstad
Frederick Laker
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 135-136
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Migration, Security and Citizenship in the Middle East. Edited by Peter Seeberg and Zaid Eyadat
Emanuela Paoletti
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 137-138
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Humanitarian Crises and Migration: Causes, Consequences and Responses. Edited by Susan F. Martin, Sanjula Weerasinghe and Abbie Taylor
Jørgen Carling
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 138-140
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The Making of the Modern Refugee. By Peter Gatrell
Gil Loescher
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 140-141
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Ottoman Refugees, 1878–1939: Migration in a Post-Imperial World. By Isa Blumi
Vladimir Troyansky
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 141-142
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Rescripting Religion in the City: Migration and Religious Identity in the Modern Metropolis. Edited by Jane Garnett and Alana Harris
Jennifer B. Saunders
Journal of Refugee Studies 2015 28: 142-144

 

Table of Contents Alert: International Journal of Refugee Law Table of Contents for Volume 26, Number 4, (December 2014)

Oxford Journals have published their latest Table of Contents Alert for the International Journal of Refugee Law.  Details of the content included in Vol. 26, No. 4, (1 December 2014) are detailed below:

Articles

The Contemporary International Law Status of the Right to Receive Asylum
William Thomas Worster
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 477-499
[Abstract]

The Safe Country of Origin Concept in European Asylum Law: Past, Present and Future
Matthew Hunt
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 500-535
[Abstract]

UNHCR’s Involvement with IDPs – ‘Protection of that Country’ for the Purposes of Precluding Refugee Status?
Bríd Ní Ghráinne
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 536-554
[Abstract]

Expanding Protection in Africa? Case Studies of the Implementation of the 1969 African Refugee Convention’s Expanded Refugee Definition
Tamara Wood
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 555-580
[Abstract]

Palestinian Refugees and the Syrian Uprising: Filling the Protection Gap during Secondary Forced Displacement
Noura Erakat
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 581-621
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Case Law

Febles v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) Supreme Court of Canada
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 622-654
[Extract]

Case BVerwG 10 C 7.13: German Federal Administrative Court
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 655-669
[Extract]

Matter of A-R-C-G- et al., Respondents
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 670-676
[Extract]

FTZK v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 677
[Extract]

Documents

Guidelines on Temporary Protection or Stay Arrangements
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 678-686
[Extract]

Statement by Volker Türk: Director of International Protection
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 687-699
[Extract]

Submissions of the Intervener: The Queen (on the Application of B) v The Director of the Legal Aid Casework
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 700-715
[Extract]

Book Reviews

Gender in Refugee Law. From the Margins to the Centre
Hannah Baumeister
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 716-718
[Extract]

Humanitarian Law in Action in Africa
Hannah Baumeister
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 719-720
[Extract]

European Asylum Law and the Rights of the Child
Helmut Sax
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 721-724
[Extract]

Protection of Refugees and Displaced Persons in the Asia Pacific Region
Ivan Shearer
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 724-727
[Extract]

The Ethics of Immigration
Dr Baerbel Heide Uhl
Int J Refugee Law 2015 26: 727-729
[Extract]

 

Table of Contents Alert: Journal of Refugee Studies Vol. 27, No. 4 (December 2014)

Oxford Journal have published their latest Table of Contents alert for the Journal of Refugee Studies.  Further details of the articles included in Volume 24 Number 4, (December 2014) are detailed below:

Introduction

Introduction: Understanding Global Refugee Policy
James Milner
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 477-494
[Extract]

Articles

Lessons from the Global Public Policy Literature for the Study of Global Refugee Policy
Sarah Deardorff Miller
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 495-513
[Extract]

Building Consensus within UNHCR’s Executive Committee: Global Refugee Norms in the Making
Marion Fresia
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 514-533
[Abstract]

Wither Policy? Southern African Perspectives on Understanding Law, ‘Refugee’ Policy and Protection
Loren B. Landau and Roni Amit
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 534-552
[Abstract]

Can Global Refugee Policy Leverage Durable Solutions? Lessons from Tanzania’s Naturalization of Burundian Refugees
James Milner
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 553-573
[Abstract]

International Refugee Law and Refugee Policy: The Case of Deterrence Policies
Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 574-595
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The Bali Process and Global Refugee Policy in the Asia–Pacific Region
Susan Kneebone
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 596-618
[Abstract]

Table of Contents Alert: Oxford Economic Papers Special Issue on The Economics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Oxford Journals have published their lateast Table of Contents Alert for the journal Oxford Economic Papers.  Volume 67, Number 1 (January 2015) is a special issue on the subject of `The Economics of Terrorism and Counterterrorism.’

Details of the articles included in this special issue are available below:

Terrorism and counterterrorism: an overview
Todd Sandler
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 1-20
[Abstract]

Terrorist group location decision: an empirical investigation
Khusrav Gaibulloev
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 21-41
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International terrorism as a trade impediment?
Peter Egger and Martin Gassebner
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 42-62
[Abstract]

Terrorism and fertility: evidence for a causal influence of terrorism on fertility
Claude Berrebi and Jordan Ostwald
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 63-82
[Abstract]

Oppressive governments, dependence on the USA, and anti-American terrorism
Thomas Gries, Daniel Meierrieks, and Margarete Redlin
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 83-103
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Socially efficient detection of terror plots
Edward H. Kaplan
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 104-115
[Abstract]

When terrorism is evidence of state success: securing the state against territorial groups
David B. Carter
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 116-132
[Abstract]

Does globalization mitigate the adverse effects of terrorism on growth?
Javed Younas
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 133-156
[Abstract]

Economic growth and terrorism: domestic, international, and suicide
Seung-Whan Choi
Oxf. Econ. Pap. 2014 67: 157-181
[Abstract]