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Author Boon-Kuo, Louise, author.

Title Policing undocumented migrants : law, violence and responsibility / Louise Boon-Kuo.

Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series International and comparative criminal justice
International and comparative criminal justice.
Contents Introduction : migrant illegality in legal records -- Borders of responsibility -- "You're just kidnapped" : immigration "arrests" and detention -- Raids, searches and rapid removals -- "Mums", "mafia" and "ransom money" : release from immigration detention -- Profiling bad character -- Conclusion : "the umbrella of legality".
Subject Illegal aliens -- Government policy -- Australia.
Illegal aliens -- Australia -- Social conditions.
Detention of persons -- Australia.
Emigration and immigration law -- Australia.
Australia -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
ISBN 9781315595337 (e-book : PDF)
9781317096320 (e-book: Mobi)
9781472435019 (hardback)
Standard Number 10.4324/9781315595337