Deaths at the Global Frontier – Repository

Book: Weber L and Pickering S (2011) Globalization and Borders: Death at the Global Frontier, Palgrave Macmillan: London. The project findings, including the first ever list of deaths at the Australian frontier (“The Australian Border Deaths Database”) are published in this book. Click here to order a copy.

Report chapter: Weber, L. and Pickering, S. (2014) ‘Counting and accounting for deaths of asylum seekers en route to Australia’ in IOM Fatal Journeys: Tracking Lives Lost During Migration. IOM. Geneva. 

Report: Binational Migration Institute ‘A continued humanitarian crisis at the border: Undocumented border crosser deaths recorded by the Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner 1990-2012‘ June 2013.

Report: Reynolds, S. and Muggeridge, H. ‘Remote Controls: How UK border controls are endangering the lives of refugees’ UK Refugee Council, December 2008.

Journal Article: Powell, R, Weber, L and Pickering S (2013) ‘Counting and Accounting for Deaths in Australian Immigration Custody’ Homicide Studies, 17(4): 391-417.

Contemporary commentary: Powell, R, Weber, L and Pickering S (2014) ‘Every death counts: An argument for counting deaths in immigration custody in the National Deaths in Custody Collection’  Current Issues in Criminal Justice, No. 113.