Thomas Spijkerboer

VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law

Professor of Migration Law

De Boelelaan 1105

1081 HV Amsterdam

Netherlands

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Coercion, Prohibition, and Great Expectations: The Continuing Failure of the Common European Asylum System

Common Market Law Review 53(2016), p. 607-642
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 May 2016
Maarten den Heijer, Jorrit J. Rijpma and Thomas Spijkerboer
University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Center for International Law, Leiden University - Leiden Law School and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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asylum law, refugee law, European law

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Fleeing Homophobia: Asylum Claims Related to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in the EU

Fleeing Homophobia: Asylum Claims Related to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in the EU, Coc Nederland/Vu University Amsterdam 2011
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
Thomas Spijkerboer and Sabine Jansen
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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refugee law, asylum seekers, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex

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The Crisis of European Refugee Law: Lessons from Lake Success

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2016
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, Utrecht University - Faculty of Law, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Refugee law, asylum law, European asylum law

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Tracking Deaths in the Mediterranean

in Tara Brian and Frank Laczko (Eds): Fatal Journeys. Tracking Lives Lost During Migration, International Organization for Migration, Geneva, 2014, P. 85-106
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2015 Last Revised: 26 May 2015
Tamara Last and Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Bifurcation of Mobility, Bifurcation of Law. Externalization of Migration Policy Before the EU Court of Justice

Journal of Refugee Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2017
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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asylum, refugees, externalization

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European Sexual Nationalism: Refugee Law after the Gender & Sexuality Critiques.

Key Note Speech, Nordic Asylum Seminar, University of Uppsala, 8 May 2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 26 May 2015
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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refugee law, asylum law, gender, sexuality, sexual nationalism

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Gender, Sexuality, Asylum and European Human Rights

Forthcoming in Law and Critique
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Sep 2017
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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asylum law, refugee law, gender, sexual orientation

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Analysing European Case Law on Migration: Options for Critical Lawyers

Migration and European Law: Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law Xxi, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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migration law, judicial argumentation, European Court of Human Rights, EU Court of Justice

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Moving Migrants, States and Rights: Human Rights and Migrant Deaths

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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human rights, migration, undocumented migrants, border deaths

10.

Wasted Lives. Borders and the Right to Life of People Crossing Them

Nordic Journal of International Law 2017(1), p. 1-29, VU University Amsterdam Legal Studies Paper Series
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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migration; right to life; borders; migrant deaths; aviation law; maritime law

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Stretching the Limits - European Maritime Border Control Policies and International Law

THE EXTERNAL DIMENSIONS OF EU MIGRATION & ASYLUM LAW & POLICY, M.Maes, M.-Cl. Foblets, Ph. De Bruycker (eds), Bruylant, Bruxelles, 2011,p. 387-413
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2012
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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interception, border control, border deaths, migration law, asylum law, international law, european convention on human rights

12.

Coloniality and Case Law on the Australian Asylum Offshoring Scheme

International Journal of Migration and Border Studies (2022), VU University Amsterdam Legal Studies Paper Series
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jun 2022
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Coloniality, asylum, offshoring

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The Geopolitics of Knowledge Production in International Migration Law

Catherine Dauvergne (ed), Research Handbook on the Law and Politics of Migration, Cheltenham/Northampton: Edward Elgar 2021, 172-188
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Aug 2021
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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international migration law

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Two Congolese Girls in Strasbourg

Posted: 26 Nov 2012
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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migration law, european convention on human rights, inhuman treatment, legal theory

15.

Introduction to the Symposium on COVID-19, Global Mobility and International Law

American Journal of International Law Unbound, Vol. 114, 2020
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 Aug 2021
Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen, Tendayi Achiume and Thomas Spijkerboer
University of Copenhagen - MOBILE - Center of Excellence for Global Mobility Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Migration, global mobility, international law, refugees, migrants, human rights, migration law, COVID-19

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A Distributive Approach to Migration Law Or: The Convergence of Communitarianism, Libertarianism and the Status Quo

GLOBAL JUSTICE, Roland Pierik & Wouter Werner, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2010
Posted: 23 Jun 2009
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law

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migration law

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The Human Costs of Border Control

European Journal of Migration and Law, Vol. 9, p. 127-139, 2007
Posted: 22 Jun 2009
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law

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border deaths, human rights

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Structural Instability - Strasbourg Case Law on Children’s Family Reunion

European Journal of Migration and Law, Vol. 11, Issue 3, 2009
Posted: 22 Jun 2009
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law

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family reunion, human rights

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Subsidiarity and ‘Arguability’: The European Court of Human Rights’ Case Law on Judicial Review in Asylum Cases

International Journal of Refugee Law, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 48-74, 2009
Posted: 13 Mar 2009
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law

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