Migration Definition Migration may be defined as the movement of people, especially of whole groups, from one place, region, or country to another, particularly with the intention of making permanent settlement in a new location. See more definitions about migration in the law dictionary. […]


Homelessness Definition Homelessness may be defined as the condition of people who lack regular legal access to adequate housing. Introduction Homelessness has been recognized as a significant social problem in the United States since the early 1980s, when a rapid increase in the number of […]

Human Trafficking

See International Criminal Law – Transnational crime In late 2000, the United Nations for the first time in international law defined human trafficking in the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children (the Trafficking Protocol also called […]

Immigration Policy

Immigration Policy Immigration Policy in the United States According to the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy (Third Edition, … Read more

List of International Humanitarian Treaties and Documents

List of International Humanitarian Treaties and Documents Treaties & documents from 1800 to 1900 Declaration Respecting Maritime Law. Paris, 16 … Read more

International Human Rights – Humanitarianism resources

International Human Rights / Humanitarianism resources Bayefsky.com Database on the United Nations Human Rights Treaty System from York University. All … Read more

Legal subjects

Legal subjects List of legal subjects proposed by the Encyclopedia: Academic list: Administrative law Administrative law Admiralty & Maritime Advanced … Read more

Collection categories and entries

Collection categories and entries Conclusion Notes See Also References and Further Reading About the Author/s and Reviewer/s Author: international Mentioned … Read more