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Institutional Proliferation and the Global Refugee Regime

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This article explores the impact of institutional proliferation on the politics of refugee protection. The refugee regime mainly comprises the 1951 Convention on the Status of Refugees and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Recently, however, new parallel and overlapping institutions have emerged in relation to two previously unregulated areas: internally displaced persons (IDPs) and international migration. This institutional proliferation has affected b...

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10.1017/S1537592709090082

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Refugee Studies Centre
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Author
Journal:
PERSPECTIVES ON POLITICS More from this journal
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Pages:
53-58
Publication date:
2009-03-01
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EISSN:
1541-0986
ISSN:
1537-5927
Language:
English
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pubs:347720
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uuid:0b6ab9b0-a3df-4928-b2e2-dcaea861185e
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pubs:347720
Source identifiers:
347720
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2013-11-17

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