Matthew J. Lister

Deakin University School of Law

Senior Lecturer

221 Burwood Highway

Building BC, 6th Floor

Burwood, Victoria 3125

Australia

http://www.deakin.edu.au/law

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1.

Who are Refugees?

Law and Philosophy: Volume 32, Issue 5 (2013), Page 645-671, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-40
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2013
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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refugees, immigration, UNHCR, human rights, global justice, refugee protection, persecution

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The Legitimating Role of Consent in International Law

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 11, No. 2, University of Penn Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 10-22
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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International Law, Consent, Foundation, Legitimation of International Law, Ius Cogens, Enforcement, John Locke, Social Contract, International Courts, David Hume, Hobbes

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Gang-Related Asylum Claims: An Overview and Prescription

University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 4
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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asylum, refugees, refugee law, immigration, maras, gangs, social group

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There is No Human Right to Democracy: But May We Promote It Anyway?

Stanford Journal of International Law at 48.2 STAN. J. INT'L L, 257 (2012)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2012
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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Human Rights, Democracy, Rawls, Democracy Promotion, Intervention

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Climate Change Refugees

17 Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 619 (2014)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2014
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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refugees, asylum, climate change, refugee law, global justice, human rights, international law, political philosophy

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Citizenship, in the Immigration Context

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 70, Pg. 175, 2010, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-16
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2011
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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Immigration law, citizenship law, justice, fairness, politics, political values, citizens, naturalized citizen, aliens, ius soli, ius sanguinis, naturalize, government benefits

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A Rawlsian Argument for Extending Family-Based Immigration Benefits to Same-Sex Couples

University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 37, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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Immigration, Rawls, Justice as Fairness, homosexual rights, family-based immigration, political philosophy, legal philosophy

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Well-Ordered Science: The Case of GM Crops

Journal of Philosophical Research, February 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Aug 2007
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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GM Crops, Genetic Modification, Well-Ordered Science, Kitcher, Agricultural policy, Agricultural ethics, Bio-ethics

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Immigration, Association, and the Family

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 29, pp. 717-745, 2010, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2011
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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Immigrants, Kinship group, Relatives, Law and Society, Philosophy, Public Policy, Constitutional Rights, Rawls, Membership, Global Justice

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The Place of Persecution and Non-State Action in Refugee Protection

The Ethics and Politics of Immigration: Core Issues and Emerging Trends. Alex Sager, ed., Rowman & Littlefield, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Jul 2016
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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refugees, asylum, persecution, immigration, non-state actors, human rights, political philosophy, legal theory, gangs, domestic violence

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Empirical Desert, Individual Prevention, and Limiting Retributivism: A Reply

New Criminal Law Review, Vol. 17, Pg. 312, Spring 2014., U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-19
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2014
Paul H. Robinson, Joshua Barton and Matthew J. Lister
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Sullivan & Cromwell - New York Headquarters and Deakin University School of Law
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criminal law, law & society, psychology, views of justice, sentencing and corrections, punishment, blame, lay intuitions of justice, empirical desert, moral credibility, individual prevention, future dangerousness, preventative detention, community involvement in criminal punishment

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Are Institutions and Empiricism Enough?

2 Transnational Legal Theory 127 (2011) , U of Penn Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 11-18
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 May 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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International law, human rights, philosophy, empirical studies, Jurisprudence, Legitimacy, Allen Buchanan, Global Justice, Just War, Preventive War, Preemptive War, Institutionalism

13.

Justice and Temporary Labor Migration

Georgetown Immigration Law Review, Vol. 29, p. 95, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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immigration, guest workers, temporary labor migration, globalization, justice, immigrant rights

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Self-Determination, Dissent, and the Problem of Population Transfers

The Theory of Self-Determination (ASIL Studies in International Law) , Fernando R. Tesón, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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self-determination, secession, population transfers, forced migration, international law, political philosophy, international justice, nationalism

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The Rights of Families and Children at the Border

Philosophical Foundations of Children’s and Family Law, Edited by Elizabeth Brake and Lucinda Ferguson. Chapter 7, Oxford University Press (2018), ISBN: 9780198786429
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Apr 2018
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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immigration law, family law, children's law, family immigration, refugees, deportation, political philosophy, legal philosophy, legal theory, global justice, philosophy and the family, liberal neutrality, international migration

16.

Applied Political and Legal Philosophy

Applied Political and Legal Philosophy, in The Blackwell Companion to Applied Philosophy, Kimberley Brownlee, David Coady, and Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen, (eds.), Wiley, 2017, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2016-1038
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
Michelle Madden Dempsey and Matthew J. Lister
Villanova University School of Law and Deakin University School of Law
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Applied philosophy, Political Philosophy, Legal Philosophy, Standard Activism, Extreme Activism, Conceptual Activism, Methodology

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A Tax-Credit Approach to Addressing Brain Drain

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 62, No. 1, 2017
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Aug 2018
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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Brain Drain, Tax Policy, Foreign Tax Credits, Immigration, International Migration, Bhagwati Tax, International Development, Economic Globalization, International Labor Migration

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Can the Rule of Law Apply at the Border?: A Commentary on Paul Gowder’s the Rule of Law in the Real World

Saint Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 62, No. 2 2018, 323-32
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Nov 2018
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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Rule of Law, Immigration Law, Equality, Equal Protection, Immigration, Border, Amnesty, Administrative Discretion, Legal Discretion

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Contract, Treaty, and Sovereignty

Sovereignty and the New Executive Authority, Claire Finkelstein and Michael Skerker, eds., Oxford University Press 2019
Number of pages: 26
Matthew J. Lister
Deakin University School of Law
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legal theory, jurisprudence, contracts, contract law, international law, treaties, sovereignty, authority, legitimacy, international trade, WTO, international economic law