Lives in limbo : voices of refugees under temporary protection. /Publication details: Sydney, N.S.W. University of New South Wales Press 2004 Description: vi, 158 pISBN: 086840599XSubject(s): Refugees Services For | Refugees Government Policy | Refugee Children | Asylum, Right Of | Emigration And Immigration | Refugees | Temporary Protection | Media | Human Rights | Legal Rights | Health | Temporary Protection Visa (tpv)DDC classification: 325.21 LEA
Includes bibliographical references and index.
This book provides personal insights into the experiences of people on temporary protection visas. It draws on interviews with 34 TPV holders (11 female and 23 male) from Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria. Their responses are grouped under themes of persecution, journey, detention, settlement, psychological effects and media representations.