Author Melis, Barbara
Title Negotiating Europe's immigration frontiers / by Barbara Melis
Imprint Boston, MA : Kluwer Law International, 2001
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  325.409 M486 2001    AVAILABLE    30500101062019
Descript xv, 250 p. ; 25 cm
Series Immigration and asylum law and policy in Europe ; v. 3
Immigration and asylum law and policy in Europe ; v. 3
Note Includes index
Pt. 1. Immigration in Europe: An Introduction. I. Immigration in Europe. I.1. Immigration towards the European Union: Figures. I.2. Evolution of the migratory flows and their regulation. I.3. The new migration and its regulation in the EU. I.4. Racialisation of the new immigration policy? I.5. Compatibility of the new rules with European values. I.6. Human rights issues. I.7. The re-birth of Eurocentric attitudes -- Pt. 2. Immigrant Policies in the European Union. II. The legal status of TCNs in the EU. II.1. EU institutions' position in the elaboration of immigration rules. II.2. The regulation of the legal status of the TCNs settled within the Union. II.3. Gender discrimination in the Union. II.4. EC protection against race and sex discrimination. II.5. Progress towards a more "human" European Union. II.6. Relevance of the nationality concept for Community purposes. II.7. European Citizenship: Exclusion of the extra-Community population. III. The Treaty of Amsterdam. III.1. The creation of an area of freedom, security and justice. III.2. Communitarisation of immigration matters. III.3. The decision-making process in the area of immigration. III.4. Protocolisation under the Amsterdam Treaty. III.5. Integrating the Schengen acquis into the framework of the EU. IV. Freedom of movement provisions. IV.1. The debate on the interpretation of old Article 7a EC. IV.2. The position of Long-term Residents in the Union. IV.3. The right to free movement under international agreements. IV.4. Derived rights under freedom of movement rules. V. The social rights of TCNs. V.1. The evolution of social regulation under EC law. V.2. Derived social rights. V.3. Social security: Right to equal treatment. VI. Working conditions and the right to residence. VI.1. The right to non discrimination as regards working conditions. VI.2. The right to residence in the host State. VI.3. Final remarks -- Pt. 3. Immigration Policy in the European Union. VII. Admission policies and rules. VII.1. General remarks. VII.2. Legal instruments under the Maastricht Treaty. VII.3. External aspects of the immigration policy. VII.4. Internal dimension. VII.5. Visa policy. VII.6. Admission policy. VII.7. Admission under international agreements. VIII. Admission for TCNs family members. VIII.1. Family reunion: The international setting. VIII.2. EU regulating: An exception to the restrictive admission principle? VIII.3. EU legal basis for the regulation of family reunion. VIII.4. Regulation under the Immigration Convention. VIII.5. Arranged marriages in the Union. VIII.6. The Immigration Convention's new approach -- Pt. 4. The Repressive Side of Immigration Policy: Controls and Expulsion Measures. IX. Policing and control measures. IX.1. General remarks. IX.2. Migratory flows: Are the pull and push factors over? IX.3. Controls on entries. IX.4. Success of control? The rise of illegal immigration. IX.5. Trafficking in human beings: A growing form of illegal immigration. IX.6. The external response to illegal immigration: The readmission agreements. IX.7. Internal controls. IX.8. Controls on legal workers or residents. X. Expulsion measures. X.1. Legal basis. X.2. The impact on TCNs of repatriation measures. X.3. Practical arrangements for expulsion. X.4. Cooperation in carrying out forced repatriations. X.5. The way forward: Forced deportation? Annex I. Table of Equivalence between the previous and the new numbering of the Treaty of Amsterdam -- Annex II. List of third countries whose nationals are required a visa when crossing Member States' external border -- Annex III. List of third countries whose nationals are not required a visa when crossing Member States' external borders -- Annex IV. List of third countries whose nationals are required a visa in one or more Member States when crossing its external borders -- Annex V. List of third countries whose nationals are required a transit visa.
Subject Emigration and immigration law -- European Union countries -- History
Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- European Union countries
Discrimination -- European Union countries