Beth Lyon

Villanova University School of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

299 N. Spring Mill Road

Villanova, PA 19085

United States

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Discourse in Development: A Post-Colonial Theory 'Agenda' for the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law, Vol. 10, No. 3
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Oct 2003
Beth Lyon
Villanova University School of Law
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Abstract:

Post-colonialism, international human rights, critical theory, civil and political rights, economic, social and cultural rights, ESCRs, UN, UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, IMF, WTO

2.

The Unsigned United Nations Migrant Worker Rights Convention: An Overlooked Opportunity to Change the Brown Collar Migration Paradigm

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 42, 2009, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2009-20
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 02 Jul 2009
Beth Lyon
Villanova University School of Law
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Abstract:

treaty law, international human rights, immigrant workers, migrant workers, United Nations Convention on the Protection of the Rights of all Migrant Workers and Members of their Families

3.

New International Human Rights Standards on Unauthorized Immigrant Worker Rights: Seizing an Opportunity to Pull Governments Out of the Shadows

Refugees and Human Rights, Vol. 10, pp. 551-582, 2005, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2006-06
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Beth Lyon
Villanova University School of Law
Downloads 208 (111,744)

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migrant, migration, immigrant, immigration, undocumented, unauthorized, illegal, worker, laborer, human rights, comparative

4.

Raising the Bar: Law Schools and Legal Institutions Leading to Educate Undocumented Students

Arizona State Law Journal, Forthcoming, Pacific McGeorge School of Law Research Paper, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 168
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 20 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2013
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Villanova University School of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law
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Introduction: Global Issues in Immigration Law

R. Aldana, B. Lyon, W. Kidane & K. McKanders, Global Issues in Immigration Law, West Academic Publishing Global Issues Series, West Academic Publishing, 2013, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-3044, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 216, Pacific McGeorge School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Villanova University School of Law, Seattle University School of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of movement, immigration law of Canada, immigration law of the European Union, immigration law of France, immigration law of Mexico, immigration law of Spain, immigration law of the United Kingdom, immigration policing, international immigration law, international trade law, migration

6.

The Global Politics of Food: A Critical Overview

University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2011, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-3053
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 20 May 2014
Nancy Ehrenreich and Beth Lyon
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and Villanova University School of Law
Downloads 55 (226,999)

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agricultural law, animal law, biodiversity, biofuels, CAFO, Canada, chemical fertilizers, colonialism, consumer access, consumer-supported-agriculture, contamination, corporate agriculture, disciplinary surveillance, Dominican Republic, food security, economic subordination, environmental law

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Promoting Language Access in the Legal Academy

University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2249798, American University, WCL Research Paper 2013-09
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2014
Seattle University School of Law, Villanova University School of Law, American University - Washington College of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
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Civil Rights, Language Access, Foreign Language Interpreters, Bilingual Education, Courts, Legal Education

8.

Human Rights Aspirations, Professional Obligations: Practitioner Survey on the Ethics of Domestic Human Rights

Notre Dame Journal of International, Comparative and Human Rights Law, Vol. 1, pp. 114-144, Spring 2011, Villanova Law/Public Law & Legal Theory Working Paper No. 2013-3039
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 May 2013
Beth Lyon
Villanova University School of Law
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Abstract:

cause lawyering, client centeredness, cultural difference, domestic human rights, domestic-only advocacy, human rights broadcasting, human rights framework, human rights importing, Inter-American human rights fora, international advocacy, jurisprudential-institutional goal, language access

9.

Foreword to: The Inaugural Issue of Indonesian Journal of International & Comparative Law

1 Indon. J. Int'l & Comp. L. ix-xiv (January 2014)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 May 2015
Pranoto Iskandar and Beth Lyon
The Institute for Migrant Rights and Villanova University School of Law
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Abstract:

international law, legal scholarship, global south, legal writing, legal publication