Books, Chapters, Reports and Reviews

Books, Chapters, Reports and Reviews

Steven Bender

Comprende?: The Significance of Spanish in English-Only Times (2021, Floricanto Press)

With Veronica Fynn Bruey, Deadly Voyages: Migrant Journeys Across the Globe (2020, Lexington Books).

Exposing Immigration Laws: The Legal Contours of Belonging and Exclusion, in Sofía Espinoza Álvarez and Martin Guevara Urbina Immigration and the Law: Race, Citizenship and Social Control (2018, University of Arizona Press).

How the West Was Juan: Reimagining the U.S.-Mexico Border (San Diego State University Press, 2017).

With William F. Arrocha, Compassionate Immigration Policy: A Regional Vision for the Americas (2017, Palgrave Macmillan).

Snapshots of Law and Life in the Texas Borderlands, in Gabriella Gutiérrez y Muhs, Word Images: New Perspectives on Canícula and Other Works by Norma Elia Cantú (2017, University of Arizona Press).

Run for the Border: Vice and Virtue in U.S.-Mexico Border Crossings (2012, New York University Press 2012).

Greasers and Gringos: Latinos, Law, and the American Imagination (2003, New York University Press).

Kinnari Bhatt

New ‘Legal’ Actors, Norms and Processes: Formal and Informal Indigenous Land Rights Norms in the Oyu Tolgoi Project, Mongolia, TLI Think! Paper, Kings College London Transnational Law Institute, 63/2017.

Chagos: stripped bare and subverted’, Kent Law School,  Thinking Into, About Practice Series, Part of the Legal Treasures Project, 2016.​

Veronica Fynn Bruey

with Heaven Crawley, “‘Hanging in the Air’: The Experiences of Liberian Refugees in Ghana” in Joseph Teye (ed), Migration in West Africa: Changing Patterns and Development Impacts (IMISCOE Springer Migration Book Series, 2022), pp107-127.

Human Trafficking and the Law in Canada” in Elisha J. Dung and Augustine Avwunudiogba (eds), Human Trafficking: Global History and Global Perspectives (Lanham: Lexington Books, 2021).

with Steven Bender, Deadly Voyages: Migrant Journeys Across the Globe (Lanham: Lexington Books, 2020).

“Deadly Voyage: African Migrants Crossing the Mediterranean” in Yabome Gilpin-Jackson, Judith Okonkwo and Sarah Owusu (eds), We Will Lead Africa (2017).

Legal Discrepancies: Internal Displacement of Women and Children in Africa, (Kusterdingen: Flowers Books, 2011).

Documenting the Undocumented: Redefining Refugee Status (Boca Raton: Universal Publisher, 2010).

“Refugee Women and Children in Africa” in Veronica Fynn (ed) Documenting the Undocumented: Redefining Refugee Status (Boca Raton: Universal Publisher, 2010).

Magdalena Butrymowicz

The Legal Status and Perspectives of Ethnic Minorities in European States: The Nationality Gambit (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2022).

Sara Dehm

A Unfair and Dangerous Process: A Legal Analysis of the Ministerial Deadline of Apply for Asylum and Use of Executive Power in the Legacy Caseload (2017), Faculty of Law, University Technology, Sydney.

Azin Emani

Emami, A. (2018, August). Challenging Binaries in Migration: The Role of the Environment in Mobility. In Proceedings of the 10th International RAIS Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (pp. 230-234). Scientia Moralitas Research Institute.

Canefe, N. & Emami, A. (2019). Climate-Related Displacement in the Age of the Anthropocene. Deadly Voyages: Migrant Journeys Across the Globe, 139-160.

Emami, Azin (2017). “Anthropogenic Climate Change, Displacement and Precarious Labour.” In M. Thomas and J. House (eds.) Symposium Proceedings: GLRC Graduate Student Symposium 2017. Toronto: Global Labour Research Centre, York University.

Rebecca Hamlin

Let Me Be a Refugee: Administrative Justice and the Politics of Asylum in the United States, Canada, and Australia (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014).

Crossing: How We Label and React to People on the Move (San Francisco, CA: Stanford University Press, 2021).

Rasha Istaiteyeh

Istaiteyeh, Rasha (2021): Economic Outlook: Solutions for Syrian Refugees in Jordan. Moving beyond Humanitarian Assistance: Supporting Jordan as a Refugee-hosting Country. In: Moving beyond Humanitarian Assistance. Supporting Jordan as a Refugee-hosting Country. World Refugee & Migration Council (WRMC), Research Report.

Istaiteyeh, Rasha (2020): The Impact of COVID-19 on Syrian Refugees in Jordan. In: Challenges Facing Syrian Refugees and Jordan. Pressures From a Pandemic. World Refugee & Migration Council (WRMC). Research paper.

Niamh Kinchin

‘UNHCR and the Quest for Accountability’ in Kristin Bergtora Sandvik and Katja Lindskov Jacobsen (eds) UNCHR and the Struggle for Accountability Technology, Law and Results-Based Management (2016) Routledge, 26 -45.

Chien-yu Liu

Disaster Displacement: A Neglected Pressing Global Issue, Diplomatic Courier, January 2018.

TPS for Haiti, Why Not Mexico? Voice of America News, October 11, 2017

with Ying-yu Chen, When the Mediterranean Sea Lies Between You and Hope, Can You Make the Right Choice?, The Initium, Apr. 11, 2017

Q&A Session: Federal Court Cases Regarding Trump Administration’s Travel Ban, PTS News Network, 10 Feb. 10, 2017.

Analysis: Dissecting Checks and Balances and Civil Society Movements in the United States Post-Trump’s Travel Ban, PTS News Network, Feb. 2, 2017.

Anna Lundberg

Management of “the unaccompanied.” In search of a rights-based approach in the context of Swedish “crisis politics”. Research Handbook on Child Migration. Routledge, 2018.

Nana Charles Nguindip

The Legal and Institutional Frameworks for the protection of Foreigners in Cameroon, Chad and Gabon (Beau Bassin: Lambert Academic, 2019).

Safiya Nuhu

with M Yusuf, K.A. Daud, I.S. Benisheikh (ed), The Implications of Conflict and Violence on Development Prospects of African Countries: Nigeria in focus, in Contemporary Legal and Developmental Issues in Nigeria: Essays in Honor of Late Shettima Ahmed Mukhtar Liberty, 2013, pp. 322.

Andrea Pacheco Pacifico


PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; A Network Society Communicative Model for Optimising the Refugee Status Determination System. João Pessoa: EDUEPB. Forthcoming this April, 2022. 118p.

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; PINHEIRO, A. T. ; GRANJA, J. ; VARELA, A. . O estado da arte sobre refugiados, deslocados internos, deslocados ambientais e apátridas no Brasil: atualização do diretório nacional do ACNUR de teses, dissertações, TCCs em João Pessoa (PB) e artigos (2007-2017). 1. ed. João Pessoa: EDUEPB, 2020. v. 1. 116p. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; ARAUJO NETO, R. A. L. A proteção nacional e internacional aos deslocados ambientais: os deslocados do sertão nordestino brasileiro. 1. ed. Rio de Janeiro: Lumen Juris, 2017. v. 1. 121p.

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. O Capital social dos refugiados: bagagem cultural e políticas públicas. 1. ed. Maceio: EDUFAL, 2010. v. 1. 434p.

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; ARCOS, I. S. V.; DUNDA, F.. Cooperação para proteção humanitária a migrantes e refugiados venezuelanos no Brasil no contexto da pandemia da Covid-19. In: Iker Barbero González; Fabrício Germano Alves; Luís Renato Vedovato. (Org.). Direitos humanos dos migrantes e pandemia. 1ed.Curitiba: Instituto Memória, 2021, v. 1, p. 41-62. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; ARAUJO NETO, R. A. L.. Os Deslocados Ambientais do Sertão do Nordeste Brasileiro. In: Liliana Lyra Jubilut; Érika Pires Ramos; Carolina de Abreu Batista Claro; Fernanda de Salles Cavedon-Capdeville. (Org.). Refugiados ambientais. 1ed.Boa Vista: Editora da UFRR, 2018, v. 1, p. 494-534. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; RAMOS, E. P.; CLARO, C. A. B. ; FARIAS, N. B. C. . The migration of Haitians within Latin America: significance for Brazilian law and policy on asylum and migration. In: David James Cantor; Luisa Feline Freier; Jean-Pierre Gauci. (Org.). A Liberal Tide: immigration and asylum law and policy in Latin America. 1ed.London, UK: Institute of Latin American Studies, SAS, University of London, UK, 2015, v. 1, p. 139-151. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; RAMOS, E. P. Humanitarian Asylum for Forced Migrants The Case of Haitians? Arrival in Brazil. In: Jean-Pierre Gauci; Mariagiulia Giuffré; Evangelia (Lilian) Tsourdi. (Org.). Exploring the Boundaries of Refugee Law: Current Protection Challenges. International Refugee Law Series.. 1ed.Leiden e Boston: Brill / Nijhoff, 2015, v. 3, p. 218-239. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; ALVES, L. A.; FARIAS, N. B. C. . As vulnerabilidades socioeconômica, política e ambiental do Haiti face às mudanças climáticas. In: Giovanni Seabra. (Org.). Terra: qualidade de vida, segurança e mobilidade nas cidades. 1ed.João Pessoa: Editora Universitária UFPB, 2013, v. 4, p. 235-249. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. As consequências socioambientais das mudanças climáticas para o dilema migratório global. In: Giovanni Seabra. (Org.). Educação Ambiental – Conceitos e aplicações. 1ed.João Pessoa: Editora da UFPB, 2013, v. 1, p. 129-138. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. Causas e consequências dos migrantes ambientais no mundo atual. In: Giovanni Seabra. (Org.). Terra – Cidades, Natureza e Bem Estar. 1ed.João Pessoa: Editora Universitária UFPB, 2012, v. 1, p. 125-140. Available at:

PACIFICO, ANDREA PACHECO; SILVA, THALITA FRANCIELY DE MELO ; KUHLMANN, PAULO ROBERTO LOYOLLA . Regime stretching para proteger migrantes forçados no Brasil. TEXTOS & CONTEXTOS (PORTO ALEGRE), v. 20, p. e37773-11, 2021. Available at:

RATHOD, J ; PACHECO, C. C. ; PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P. ; FARIAS, I. H. S. La necesidad de cooperación en la protección a los desplazados internos perseguidos por el Estado islámico en Irak (2014-2016). INTERNATIONAL LAW (BOGOTA 2003), v. 15, p. 161-192, 2017. Available at:

PACÍFICO, Andrea Pacheco; GAUDÊNCIO, MARINA RIBEIRO BARBOZA . A proteção dos deslocados ambientais no regime internacional dos refugiados. REMHU (BRASÍLIA), v. 22, p. 133-148, 2014. Available at:

PACÍFICO, Andrea Pacheco. A network society communicative model for optimizing the Refugee Status Determination (RSD) procedures. Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional (Impresso), v. 56, p. 22-39, 2013. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.NOBREGA, M. O. Análise da vulnerabilidade diante de desastres naturais e adaptação à mudança climática em João Pessoa. Ciência & Tropico, v. 37, p. 87-107, 2013.

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. A necessidade de criação de um regime ambiental internacional: o caso dos deslocados ambientais. Meridiano 47 (UnB), v. 13, p. 3-9, 2012. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. Protection by Persuasion: International Cooperation in the Refugee Regime. By Alexander Betts.. Journal of Refugee Studies, v. 24, p. 422-424, 2011. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; LEITE, J. M. D. B.; Soutinho, M. W. As causas do tráfico e/ou contrabando de nordestinas para Europa. REMHU (BRASÍLIA), v. 16, p. 514-522, 2010. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.; MENDONCA, R. A proteção sócio-jurídica dos refugiados no Brasil. Textos & Contextos (Porto Alegre), v. 9, p. 170-181, 2010. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. Os Migrantes nas Relações de Trabalho no Brasil. Âmbito Jurídico, v. 70, p. 6642, 2009. Available at:

PACÍFICO, A. M. C. P.. Social Capital of Refugees: Cultural Background and Public Policies. REMHU (Brasília), v. 33, p. 37-60, 2009. Available at:

Norvy Paul

Routledge Handbook on Development Ethics (2019) by Jay Drydyk and Lori Keleher. Unpublished, [Book Review].

“A Case Study of Airport and Climate Change in Kerala” (2016). In N. Paul, & P. Jones (Eds.), Social Work and Health: Inclusive Practice, Research and Education (Cochin: DCRD Publications), pp.178-192.

Development, Displacement and Capitals (2016) (Ed.). (Cochin: DCRD Publicaitons), p209.

“Introduction” (2016). In N. Paul (Ed.), Development, Displacemernt and Capitals (Cochin: DCRD Publicaitons), pp. 1-6.

“Understanding Land Acquisition Act and R & R Policy of India” (2016). In N. Paul (Ed.), Development, Displacement and Capitals (Cochin: DCRD Publications), pp. 23-49.

“Understanding Sociial Disarticulation and Cultural Adapatation in Displacements in Kerala” (2014). In N. Paul (Ed.). Development, Displacement and Marginalisation, (Cochin: VSS Publications), p.289.

“Introduction” (2014). In N. Paul (Ed.), Development, Displacement and Margianalisation (Cochin: VSS Publicaiton), pp. 1-15.

Development, Displacement and Marginalisation (Ed.) (2014). Cochin, VSS Publications, p.289

“Displacement and Marginalisation: A Case Study on Vallarpadam International Tranship Container Terminal in Kerala” (2014). In N. Paul (Ed.), Development, Displacement and Marginalisation. (Cochin: VSS Publications), pp. 273-289.

Development, Displacement and Social Disarticulation: A Kerala Experience (2013). (Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany), p.243.

“Measuring Social Capital and Displacement” (2011). In P. Jones, A. Francis, & R. S P (Eds.), Eco-Social Justice: Issues and Challenges and Ways Forward (Bangalore: Books for Change), pp. 45-64.

Filipa Saraiva

The Defining Crisis of our Time: Climate Change and Migration A Comprehensive Approach on what to do about Climate Migrants” 2023). Portuguese Catholic University.

Seema Shekhawat

Gender, Conflict, Peace, and UNSC Resolution 1325. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books (2018).

Female Combatants in Conflict and Peace: Challenging Gender in Violence and Post-Conflict Reintegration. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan (2015).

Gender, Conflict and Peace in Kashmir – Invisible Stakeholders. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press (2014).

Woldeab Teshome

(2016) Urban renewal, displacement and livelihood: The case of displaced businesspeople from Arada sub-city, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Unpublished.

Anthea Vogl

A Unfair and Dangerous Process: A Legal Analysis of the Ministerial Deadline of Apply for Asylum and Use of Executive Power in the Legacy Caseload (2017), Faculty of Law, University Technology, Sydney.

‘Sovereign Relations: Australia’s “Off-shoring” of Asylum Seekers on Nauru in Historical Perspective’ in Epstein, C. (ed), Against International Relations: Post colonial Perspectives (2016) Routledge.

Roberto Ariel Abeldaño Zuñiga

Abeldaño Zuñiga RA, Fanta Garrido J. Internal Displacement Due to Disasters in Latin America and the Caribbean. In: Leal Filho W, editor. Climate Change, Hazards and Adaptation Options: handling the impacts of a changing climate [Internet]. Cham: Springer; 2020. p. 389–409.