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IEL Migration Law Contents

The International Encyclopaedia of Laws (IEL) Migration Law includes information in book-length form written in English for 3 countries.  The monographs are written by legal academics and/or practitioners with expertise in migration law for those countries.  The monographs enable comparative research in migration law.  These monographs include a general introduction on migration law followed by specialized chapters on border control and entrance, right of residence, right of residence for special categories of persons, loss of right of residence, sanctions, access to self-employed activities, access to the labour market, and access to self-employed activities.  A more detailed Table of Contents follows:

Table of Contents
The Authors
List of Abbreviations
Preface
General Introduction
Selected Bibliography
Part I. Border Control and Entrance
Chapter 1. Organization of Border Control
Chapter 2. Right to Enter the Country
Chapter 3. Refusal of Entry
Part II. Right of Residence: General Provisions
Chapter 1. Short Stay
Chapter 2. Residence
Chapter 3. Long-Term Residence
Part III. Right of Residence for Special Categories of Persons
Chapter 1. Nationals with Preferential Treatment
Chapter 2. Students
Chapter 3. Researchers and Teachers
Chapter 4. Labour and Economic Migration
Chapter 5. Humanitarian Reasons
Chapter 6. Asylum
Chapter 7. Others
Part IV. Loss of Right of Residence
Chapter 1. Conditions Under Which the Right of
Residence Might Be Lost
Chapter 2. Legal and Administrative Procedures
Part V. Sanctions
Chapter 1. Sanctions
Chapter 2. Sanctions against Persons Helping Illegal
Immigrants or Residents
Part VI. Legal Remedies and Procedural Safeguards
Chapter 1. Legal Remedies in Case of Refusal of
the Right to Enter, Stay or Reside
Chapter 2. Legal Remedies in the Case of Detention
Part VII. Access to the Labour Market
Chapter 1. Overview of Applicable Legislation
Chapter 2. Conditions for Entitlement to Work in the
Country as an Employed Person
Chapter 3. Sanctions against Illegal Participation in the
Labour Market
Chapter 4. Legal Remedies and Procedural Safeguards
Part VIII. Access to Self-employed Activities
Chapter 1. Overview of Applicable Legislation
Chapter 2. Conditions for Entitlement to Work in the
Country as a Self-employed
Chapter 3. Sanctions against Illegal Exercise of
Self-employment
Chapter 4. Legal Remedies and Procedural Safeguards

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