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 (14)

1.

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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Abstract:

migration law, judicial argumentation, European Court of Human Rights, EU Court of Justice

2.

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
Downloads 92 (208,651)

Abstract:

human rights, migration, undocumented migrants, border deaths

3.

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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Abstract:

refugee law, asylum seekers, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex

4.

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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Abstract:

interception, border control, border deaths, migration law, asylum law, international law, european convention on human rights

5.

Two Congolese Girls in Strasbourg

Posted: 26 Nov 2012
Thomas Spijkerboer
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

migration law, european convention on human rights, inhuman treatment, legal theory

6.

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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7.

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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Abstract:

refugee law, asylum law, gender, sexuality, sexual nationalism

8.

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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Abstract:

migration; right to life; borders; migrant deaths; aviation law; maritime law

9.

The Crisis of European Refugee Law: Lessons from Lake Success

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2016
VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, VU University Amsterdam, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Refugee law, asylum law, European asylum law

10.

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, European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW) and VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

asylum law, refugee law, European law

11.

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

Abstract:

migration law

12.

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

Abstract:

family reunion, human rights

13.

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

Abstract:

border deaths, human rights

14.

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

Abstract: