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Dr. B. (Bas) Schotel LLM

Faculty of Law
Dep. Jurisprudence

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
  • Room number:A8.04
Postal address
  • Postbus 15654
    1001 ND Amsterdam
  • Publications



    • Schotel, B. (2016). Multiple Legalities and International Criminal Tribunals: juridical versus political legality. In N. M. Rajkovic, T. E. Aalberts, & T. Gammeltoft-Hansen (Eds.), The Power of Legality: Practices of International Law and their Politics (pp. 209-232). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [details]


    • Schotel, B. (2013). From individual to migration flow: the European Union’s management approach and the rule of law. In M. Geiger, & A. Pécoud (Eds.), Disciplining the transnational mobility of people (pp. 63-82). (International political economy series). Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan. [details]
    • Schotel, B. (2013). Legislation, Empirical Research and Juridical Law. The Theory and Practice of Legislation, 1(3), 501-532. [details]


    • Schotel, B. (2012). On the right of exclusion: law, ethics and immigration policy. London: Routledge. [details]


    • Schotel, B. (2011). Doing justice to the political: the International Criminal Court in Uganda and Sudan: a reply to Sarah Nouwen and Wouter Werner. European Journal of International Law, 22(4), 1153-1160. [details]
    • Schotel, B. (2011). Inclusion for the sake of exclusion: the legal authority of immigration laws. In J. P. Burgess, & S. Gutwirth (Eds.), A threat against Europe? Security, migration and integration (pp. 153-169). (IES publication series; No. 19). Brussels: VUB Press. [details]


    • Schotel, B. (2018). Immediacy, potentia and constraining emergency powers. In L. Corrias, & L. Francot (Eds.), Temporal Boundaries of Law and Politics: Time out of joint (pp. 192-203). (Law and politics: continental perspectives). London: Routledge. [details]


    • Schotel, B. (2009). Defending our legal practices: a legal critique of Giorgio Agamben’s 'State of exception'. Amsterdam Law Forum, 1, 113-125. [details]


    • Schotel, B. (2009). Making political philosophy practical again: a tribute to Veit Bader. In H. van den Berg, E. Engelen, & Y. Jansen (Eds.), Het gelaagde denken: essays voor Veit Bader (pp. 151-160). Amsterdam: F&N Eigen Beheer. [details]

    Talk / presentation

    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (15-6-2018). The Sovereignty Clause: Why the Admission of Aliens under International Law Could Not Have Been Otherwise, Contingency in the Course of International Law: How International Law Could Have Been.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (1-6-2018). Trust and Deference between Legal Authorities in Europe- Introduction, Trust and Deference between Legal Authorities in Europe.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (19-5-2018). co-referaat, PhD Seminar presentation of PhD research by Wiebe Hommes.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (19-1-2018). Why the admission of aliens under international law could not have been otherwise. How human rights and cosmopolitan citizenship discourses cater for the sovereignty clause in migration policy, UvA Migration law Circle – Heimiddag.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (23-10-2017). Co-referaat, Kevin Heller - “Specially Affected” States and the Formation of Custom .
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (17-10-2017). Empirical migration research, epistemic exclusion and categorization, Fall Meeting 2017 - Challenging Categorization in Migration Policy and Research georganiseerd door Dutch Association for Migration Research (DAMR) & the University of Amsterdam’s Institute for Migration & Ethnic Studies (IMES.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (5-7-2017). Migration law as fiduciary power, ICON-S Annual Conference, Copenhagen.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (15-6-2017). ‘Full Examination of Facts’ by Asylum Courts: Judicial Deference, Administrative Discretion and Expertise, Bergen aan Zee Seminar on Migration and Law VU.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (1-5-2017). ‘Full Examination of Facts’ by Asylum Courts: Judicial Deference, Administrative Discretion and Expertise, L&J.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (13-3-2017). Co-referaat, Presentation Brölmann en Nijman, ‘Legal Personality As a Fundamental Concept for International Law’ L&J.
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (14-12-2016). The Interactions between Criminal Law and Administrative Law Regimes, ACTIONES Workshop on the EU Charter and Criminal Law , Uppsala.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (21-10-2016). Asymmetric criminalisation of migration law 2.0, Financial Crimes and Global Security Governance.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (15-7-2016). Asylum as a Negative Duty, International Association for the Study of Forced Migration, Poznan.
    • Schotel, B. (speaker) (18-6-2016). Refugee Protection beyond Human Rights, ICON Berlin.
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (19-5-2016). Asylum as a Negative Duty, VU Centre for European Studies.
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (10-5-2016). Potentia and Public Law, Institute for Advanced Studies, Hebrew University.
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (7-4-2016). On the Right of Exclusion and Refugees, Jagiellonian University Faculty of Law.
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (6-4-2016). On the Right of Exclusion, Wroclaw University Faculty of Law .
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (5-4-2016). Protection of Refugees through Competition over Jurisdiction, Wroclaw University Faculty of Law .
    • Schotel, B. (invited speaker) (4-4-2016). Round table discussion: Asylum seekers in the EU: Demographic danger or ethical duty, Wroclaw University Faculty of Law .


    • Schotel, B. (organiser) & Eckes, C. (organiser) (1-6-2018). Trust and Deference between Legal Authorities in Europe (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Schotel, B. (organiser) & Janssen, G. H. (organiser) (30-9-2016). Protection of Religious Refugees in Past and Present, Amsterdam (organising a conference, workshop, ...).


    • Schotel, B. (2008). Protecting the Alien’s Interest in Immigration. Arguments from law and political theory.
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