Refugee Protection and the Art of the Deal

McConnachie, Kirsten (2017) Refugee Protection and the Art of the Deal. Journal of Human Rights Practice, 9 (2). pp. 190-196. ISSN 1757-9619

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Policy responses to refugee protection have increasingly been characterized by deals, swaps and bargains. This article examines a variety of approaches to ‘refugee protection and the art of the deal’ and argues that these illustrate a fundamental shift in asylum policy, from a principle-based approach to a political bargain. Importantly, this shift has occurred with—and arguably was made possible by—the complicity of leading protection actors.

Item Type: Article
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Law
Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 24 Jul 2018 09:30
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2020 06:47
DOI: 10.1093/jhuman/hux023

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