This Article urges the international use of an expanded definition of refugee because, as will be shown, the African definition is more reflective of the dominant circumstances currently causing individuals to flee. Moreover the African definition is more representative of the goals and of the multicultural character of an international society as envisioned by the United Nations Charter.
Isabelle R. Gunning,
Expanding the International Definition of Refugee: A Multicultural View,
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