Susan Musarrat Akram

Boston University School of Law

Associate Clinical Professor

765 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Race, Civil Rights, and Immigration Law After September 11, 2001: The Targeting of Arabs and Muslims

New York University Annual Survey of American Law, Vol. 58, 2002
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 17 Jan 2003
Susan Musarrat Akram and Kevin R. Johnson
Boston University School of Law and University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Abstract:

Race, Civil Rights, Immigration

2.

The Arab-Israeli Conflict and International Law

Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 23 Apr 2013
S. Michael Lynk and Susan Musarrat Akram
University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law and Boston University School of Law
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Arab-Israeli Conflict, Public International Law, Belligerent Occupation, Refugee Law, Legal Status of Jerusalem, Legal Status of Israeli Settlements, ICJ Advisory Opinion on the Wall, UNSC Resolution 242

Still Waiting for Tomorrow: The Law and Politics of Unresolved Refugee Crises

STILL WAITING FOR TOMORROW: THE LAW AND POLITICS OF UNRESOLVED REFUGEE CRISES, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Susan M. Akram and Tom Syring (eds.), ISBN: (10): 1-4438-5664-9 , Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-66
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Tom Syring and Susan Musarrat Akram
University of Oslo - Faculty of Law - Norwegian Centre for Human Rights and Boston University School of Law
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Refugee crises, protection gaps, EU Foreign Policy, armed conflict, DRC, Iraq, Palestine, Tibet, West-Sahara, Material Support of Terrorism

Still Waiting for Tomorrow: The Law and Politics of Unresolved Refugee Crises

Book: First Edition: STILL WAITING FOR TOMORROW: THE LAW AND POLITICS OF UNRESOLVED REFUGEE CRISES, Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Editor: Susan M. Akram and tom Syring, ISBN: (10): 1-4438-5664-9., Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-30
Posted: 22 Jun 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

Abstract:

refugees, unresolved refugee crises, displaced persons, Tibet, Western Sahara, Palestine

4.

The Wall and the Law: A Tale of Two Judgements

Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights, 2006
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Jul 2011
Susan Musarrat Akram and S. Michael Lynk
Boston University School of Law and University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law
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Temporary Protection as an Instrument for Implementing the Right of Return for Palestinian Refugees

Boston University International Law Journal, Vol. 22, Number 1, pp. 1-162 (2004), Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 04-21
Number of pages: 163 Posted: 03 Jul 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram and Terry Rempel
Boston University School of Law and (UNRWA) United Nations Relief and Works Agency
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Abstract:

Palestinian refugees, stateless persons, refugee, Refugee Convention

6.

Millennium Development Goals and the Protection of Displaced and Refugee Women and Girls

Susan Muscarrat Akram, "Millennium Development Goals and the Protection of Displaced and Refugee Women and Girls," Laws, 2013, Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp. 283-313., Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-35
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Jul 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law
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Abstract:

refugee women; refugee girls; displaced; Millennium Development Goals (MDGs); rape; female genital mutilation (FGM)

7.

Myths and Realities of the Palestinian Refugee Problem: Reframing the Right of Return

The MIT Electronic Journal of Middle East Studies, Vol. 8, Spring 2008, pp. 183-198., Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-38
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Jul 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law
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Palestinian refugee problem, mass refugee situations, Middle East Conflict, UNRWA, UNCCP

8.

Immigration and Constitutional Consequences of Post-9/11 Policies Involving Arabs and Muslims in the United States: Is Alienage a Distinction Without a Difference?

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 609, 2005, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 23 Aug 2015
Maritza Karmely and Susan Musarrat Akram
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
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9.

Do Constitutions Make a Difference in the Protection of Fundamental Human Rights?

Susan Akram, "Do Constitutions Make a Difference in the Protection of Fundamental Human Rights?", Chapter 1 in THE DYNAMICS OF CONSTITUTIONALISM IN THE AGE OF GLOBALISATION, eds. Morly Frishman and Sam Muller (Hague Academic Press, 2010), Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-47
Posted: 01 Jul 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

Abstract:

constitutions, human rights, comparative law, the US and Israel

10.

International Law and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A Rights-Based Approach to Middle East Peace

Susan Akram, Michael Dumper, Michael Lynk, Iain Scobbie, eds., INTERNATIONAL LAW AND THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT: A Rights-Based Approach to Middle East Peace (Routledge, 2011), Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-60
Posted: 27 Jun 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram, Michael Dumper, S. Michael Lynk and Iain Scobbie
Boston University School of Law, University of Exeter - College of Social Sciences and International Studies, University of Western Ontario - Faculty of Law and School of Law, University of Manchester

Abstract:

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, international law, conflict in the Middle East

11.

The Legal Trajectory of the Palestinian Refugee Issue: From Exclusion to Ambiguity

Susan Musarrat Akram, "The Legal Trajectory of the Palestinian Refugee Issue: From Exclusion to Ambiguity," Chapter 6 in PALESTINE AND THE PALESTINIANS IN THE 21ST CENTURY, ed. by Rochelle Davis and Mimi Kirk (Indiana University Press, 2013), pp. 121-141., Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-33
Posted: 26 Jun 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

Abstract:

Palestinian refugees, refugees, refugee rights, Palestinian-Israeli negotiations

12.

The Rights of Palestinian Refugees and Territorial Solutions in Historic Palestine

Susan Musarrat Akram, "The Rights of Palestinian Refugees and Territorial Solutions in Historic Palestine," Chapter 11 in THE FAILURE OF THE TWO-STATE SOLUTION: The Prospects of One State in the Israel-Palestine Conflict (I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd., London & New York, 2013), pp. 171-184., Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-34
Posted: 26 Jun 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

Abstract:

Palestinian refugees, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, rights of return, property restitution and compensation, international law, self-determination, UNCCP, UNRWA. UN Resolution 194 of 11 December 1948

13.

Self-Determination, Statehood, and the Refugee Question Under International Law in Namibia, Palestine, Western Sahara, and Tibet

Susan Akram, "Self-Determination, Statehood, and the Refugee Question under International Law in Namibia, Palestine, Western Sahara, and Tibet," in STILL WAITING FOR TOMORROW: THE LAW AND POLITICS OF UNRESOLVED REFUGEE CRISES, Cambridge Scholars Publishing (Susan Akram and Tom Syring, eds.), pp. 75, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-32
Posted: 25 Jun 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

Abstract:

refugee problem, Western Sahara, Palestine, Namibia, Tibet, UN framework for conflict resolution

14.

UNWRA and Palestinian Refugees

Chapter 18 in The Oxford Handbook of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies, ed. by Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Gil Loescher, Katy Long, and Nando Sigona, Oxford University Press, June 2014 ISBN: 978-0-19-965243-3., Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-29
Posted: 22 Jun 2014
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

Abstract:

United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), United Nations Conciliatin Commission on Palestine (UNCCP), Palestinian Refugees, 1950 UNHCR Statute, 1951 Refugee Convention.

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Orientalism Revisited in Asylum and Refugee Claims

International Journal of Refugee Law, Vol. 12, Issue 1, January 2000
Posted: 24 Aug 2000
Susan Musarrat Akram
Boston University School of Law

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