Dr Matthew Lister

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Law

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

m.lister@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46460

Biography

Dr Matthew Lister is a Senior Lecturer in Deakin Law School. Matthew is a legal and political philosopher, writing on immigration and refugee law, international law, political philosophy, jurisprudence, and topics related to business ethics, broadly understood to include business law and labour and employment law issues.

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Research interests

  • Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy
  • Political Philosophy
  • Legal Philosophy

Teaching interests

  • Immigration and Refugee Law
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Labour and Employment/Workplace Law

Media appearances

  • Interview; 'Thinking about Globalization, Immigration, and Refugees', 3AM Magazine, United Kingdom, 2017.

Publications

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2018

The rights of families and children at the border

M Lister

(2018), pp. 153-170, Philosophical foundations of children's and family law, Oxford, Eng., B1

chapter

Can the rule of law apply at the border? A commentary on Paul Gowder's the rule of law in the real world

M Lister

(2018), Vol. 62, pp. 323-332, Saint Louis university law journal, Saint Louis, Mo., C1

journal

Contract, treaty, and sovereignty

M Lister

(2018), pp. 283-308, Sovereignty and the new executive authority, New York, N.Y., B1

chapter
2017

Applied political and legal philosophy

M Dempsey, M Lister

(2017), pp. 313-327, Companion to applied philosophy, Chichester, Eng., B1-1

chapter

A tax-credit approach to addressing brain drain

Matthew Lister

(2017), Vol. 62, pp. 73-84, Saint Louis University law journal, St. Louis, Mo., C1

journal
2016

The place of persecution and non-state action in refugee protection

M Lister

(2016), pp. 45-60, The Ethics and Politics of Immigration: Core Issues and Emerging Trends, London, Eng., B1-1

chapter

Self-determination, dissent, and the problem of populations

M Lister

(2016), pp. 120-144, The theory of self-determination, Cambridge, Eng., B1-1

chapter
2015

Justice and temporary labor migration

M Lister

(2015), Vol. 29, pp. 95-123, Georgetown Immigration Law Journal, United States, C1-1

journal
2014

Empirical desert, dangerousness, and limiting retributivism: a reply

M Lister, P Robinson, J Barton

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 312-375, New Criminal Law Review, United States, C1-1

journal

Climate change refugees

M Lister

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 618-634, Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, United Kingdom, C1-1

journal
2013

Who are refugees?

M Lister*

(2013), Vol. 32, pp. 645-671, Law and Philosophy, Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2012

There is no human right to democracy. but may we promote it anyway?

M Lister

(2012), Vol. 48, pp. 257-276, Stanford journal of international law, United States, C1-1

journal
2011

The legitimating role of consent in international law

M Lister

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 663-691, Chicago Journal of International Law, Chicago, Ill., C1-1

journal
2010

Immigration, association, and the family

M Lister

(2010), Vol. 29, pp. 717-745, Law and Philosophy, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Citizenship, in the immigration context

M Lister

(2010), Vol. 70, pp. 175-233, Maryland Law Review, United States, C1-1

journal
2008

Gang-related asylum claims: an overview and prescription

M Lister

(2008), Vol. 38, pp. 827-852, The University of Memphis law review, United States, C1-1

journal
2007

A Rawlsian argument for extending family-based immigration benefits to same-sex couples

M Lister

(2007), Vol. 37, pp. 745-780, University of Memphis law review, Memphis, Tenn., C1-1

journal

Well-ordered science: the case of GM crops

M Lister

(2007), Vol. 32, pp. 127-139, Journal of philosophical research, Charlottesville, Va., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report