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Passports and Nationality in International Law
UC Davis Journal of International Law and Policy
  • Adam I. Muchmore, Penn State Law
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-2004
Disciplines
Abstract
Shifts in state control over territory can have substantial consequences for the nationality of individuals. This Article explores situations where an individual finds that the state which issued him a passport no longer recognizes his nationality. The law of binding state action, a set of broadly-accepted rules regulating state representations to other states, may provide more protection for passport-holders than the “soft” norms of human rights law.
Comments

Reprinted at 26 Immigr. & Nat'lity L. Rev. 327 (2005).

Citation Information
Adam I. Muchmore. "Passports and Nationality in International Law" UC Davis Journal of International Law and Policy Vol. 10 (2004) p. 301
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/adam_muchmore/2/