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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3204: Migrants, Refugees and Citizens in the UK

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Background reading:

Nadine El-Enany ‘(B)ordering Britain: Law, Race and Empire’

Amelia Gentleman (2019) ‘The Windrush Betrayal: Exposing the Hostile Environment’ (Guardian Faber Publishing)

Maya Goodfellow (2019) ‘Hostile Environment: How immigrants became scapegoats’ (Verso Books)

Colin Yeo (2020) ‘Welcome to Britain: Fixing our Broken Immigration System’ (Biteback Publishing)


A range of reading will be set including extracts from the following books:

Gina Clayton and Georgina Firth ‘Textbook on Immigration Asylum Law’ OUP 8th edition 2018

Ann Dummett, and Andrew Nichol Subjects, Citizens, Aliens and Others: Nationality and Immigration Law (Butterworth’s 1990)

Helena Wray Regulating Marriage Migration into the UK: A Stranger in the Home (Ashgate 2011)